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Nineteen Sixty 

Lucky Bag 


Annual Publication of the Brigade of Midshipmen 


ynor A. K. Taylor 

Kditor-iit -Chief 

H. Sollberger 

Business Manager 

|W. Rogers 

Mand^irif: hililor 

United States Naval Academy • Ainapolis, Maryland 

Siiicr llic lime man lir-1 liccamc ciuN t\\ fd willi li(i|)f- loi a 
pcaccliil f\ i-^lt'iicc. he lia> rcali/cd In- (annul allani llii^ uoal 
wilhdnl llic r()()|)erali()n ol ihosr wlio lixc almnt liini. Man 
was l)ai"ltaiic in llic Ix'uninin;:. and codiicialMm \\a- a new and mi- 
famlliar conccpl. ^ el the hopes were llieie and llic df-iic- -lion;::, 
])()lli demaiidini: llicir lulfillmenl. 

Uut uhal a lliouiilil il is lo coii^-idcr llic proUtuiid clianiic urdiiiilil 
within man \>\ the process ol \]'\< civih/ation. I hrtaiLih the tormalion 
of comnninilies governed 1)\ hiws, man e\ ol\ cd Irom a priniili\e 
barbarian to his present state. W ithin these communities, through 
cooperation with his fellows and a partial submission of his own in- 
terest to theirs, man was more easily ahle to j)rovide lor lii^ own ha^ic 
needs. An increasing portioji of his time was released Irom the htr- 
merly ceaseless toil of just j)rovidiug for his existence and made avail- 
able for other tasks. All the fine works and achievements of mankind 
can rightfully be considered a result of these improved conditions. 
Furtlier. there is no reason lo suspect thai man's advances in science 
and the understanding of himself shall not continue. The limits lo 
the achievements of humanity are not yet visible. 

All these improvements are the profits ol [he realization 1)\ in- 
dividual men that their interests were very mucb *the same as the in- 
terests of their fellows, and that they could be fulfilled more easily 
through cooperation. Tbis situation remains true lor all men lor all 

Nevertheless, in spite of those accomplishments achieved through 
mutual cooperation, a tremendous task remains before us. The crea- 



These are outlaw methods, scorned by the majority of stable 
and free-thinking men. The promises of peace and coopera- 
tion must now enlighten the thinking of all humanity. All 
strife, all disharmony, must be exterminated before the ultimate 
realization of a world encompassed with enlightened thinking is 
reached. This is our task today, a task never fully attempted before, 
a task requiring dedicated and untiring effort. 

The necessity for all nations to live together in liarmony has sig- 
nificantly increased since yesteryear. It now has become a luatter of 
survival. Though force, in past centuries, could produce tangible re- 
sults for the victor, each new development in the instruments of war 
has lessened the chance of successful recourse to it. Science has pre- 
sented us with the prospect of a war that will know no victor. 

Moreover, the technological advances of recent years have so shrunk 
the distances separating nations, that the affairs of one nation are 
most definitely the concern of others. 

Men have grouped together and ordered their lives with laws to 
claim the benefits of unified, regulated actions. Certainly nations 
could do likewise, to the benefit of the world. 

Our own century has seen two major efforts to bring the world- 
wide community of nations into responsive, mutual accord. W e can 
only surmise at what would have been the course of events which led 
to World War II had the League of Nations been endowed with suf- 
ficient effectiveness to maintain peace and order. Its successor, the 
present United Nations, although profiting from the mistakes of the 
past and growing stronger through each crisis, still has not brought 
about the world unity to which it aspires. 

But the pattern is becoming more clear: the habit of settHng 
international differences at the conference table is becoming 
more engrained. Both of these organizations, the League of 
Nations in leading the way. and the United Nations in its present ef- 
forts, represent the great beginning of a world of cooperation, of 
mutual endeavor to promote harmony, to establish orderly and civi- 
lized arbitration and to provide for the help of one for another. They 
mark progress. 

The lawful order which such organizations represent is an edu- 
cational force which will acclimate the world to such thinking, 
and hasten the realization of harmony in the interest of all mankind. 

Perhaps the greatest successes of the League of Nations and the 
United Nations have been within their social and economic activities. 
In the world of international politics, they have been less successful. 
The reason for this is clear. While there is general world-wide accord 
in the desire to eliminate ignorance, pestilence and famine, the nations 
of the world still diverge greatly in their respective political aims. To 
obtain cooperation among nations despite these individual political 
differences is the task now facing our civilization. By accomplishing 
this, man will have won his greatest battle for universal peace and co- 
operation. But because of the very greatness of the task, victory is 
so much more difficult to gain. It will take a complete mutual un- 
derstanding among nations, an understanding that our earth has 
never seen. It will take great leaders with the highest character, along 
with the efforts of every member of every nation. It will necessitate 
sacrifices and compromises by all parties, but the reward is so pre- 
cious, so welcome, that the battle is well worth the effort. 

To the victory of world peace and cooperation over violence and 
chaos, to that ideal is this book dedicated. We all look forward to the 
day when the just hopes of all mankind are realized: those hopes of 
mutual understanding, benefit, and aid. When these are fulfilled, and 
only then, it can be said that man has truly progressed. 



Chain of Command 


Section Edited h^ MRU VEI. JAMES I.EES 


s we think upon the ways of our present world, we can easily 
see that the "splendid isolations" and "non-entanglements" 
of yesteryear are gone. The immeasurably huge globe has be- 
come an easily travelled, almost completely accessible sphere in which 
the many nations must carry out their business only a few hours away 
from each other. The policies of each of these nations has its effect 
upon those of her fellow countries. The common goals toward which 
these nations should be striving are world co-operation, mutual un- 
derstanding in the interest of all nations, and the ideal of lasting peace. 

But lasting peace is not insured today. That is for tomorrow. 
We must continuously stand ready to preserve our rights in order 
that those individuals who are at present denied these same rights 
may gain their inherent freedoms. We must have leaders who believe 
in these freedoms, and who can see the future peace. 

These leaders have no easy task, for many elements in the world 
today seem to trample the word "peace," and world-wide co-operation 
seems but a misty dream. A man must have strong character and un- 
bending principles to face these facts and yet keep the goal in sight 
in order that the universal hope be ultimately realized. The leaders 
of our world must have this character and those principles so that 
we may be guided on the right course. Theirs is a back-breaking job. 
a discouraging one. one of little tangible reward, yet a job so necessary. 

In this section, we present some of the many leaders who have 
shouldered this imposing task. Their road has been a difficult one, 
but a road they have travelled with strength and character. May they 
continue to lead us on this path, so that someday our dreams and the 
dreams of all peoples for enduring peace and a co-operative globe 

may become a reality. 


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Divight D. Eisenhower 
President of the Uniterl States 

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William B. Franke 
Secretary of the Navy 



R. J. Manser, Brigade Commander; C. L. Terry, Deputy Brigade Commander; J. E. Phelan, Brigade 
Administrative Officer; T. C. Tucker, Brigade Operations Officer; J. C. Householder, Brigade Adjutant; 
D. R. Montgomery, Brigade Supply Officer; M. H. Sollberger, Brigade Communications Officer 



Midn Cdr 
Richard W. Hamon 

R. W. Hamon. Regimental Commander : I). W. Sanders, Kegimenlal .^iih-Cnrninnnder ; 
M. L. Maxson. Regimental Operations Ojjicer; A. A. Arcuni, Regimental Adjutant ; G. 
T. Dihvig. Regimental Supply Officer; A. E. Wegner, National Color Rearer: J. 11. l';it- 
ton, Jr., Regimental Color Bearer. 

R. P. Ilg, Regimental Commander ; V. H. Fry, Regimental Sub-Commander ; J. M. Hagen, 
Regimental Operations Officer; P. C. Hazucha, Regimental Adjutant; C. L. Agustin, Jr., 
Regimental Supply Officer; W. G. Counsil, National Color Bearer; H. G. Chiles, Jr., 
Regimental Color Bearer. 




Muln Cdr 
Raymond P. Ilg 




Midn Lcdr 
Jerome E. Benson 

J. E. Benson, Battalion Commander ; M. R. Fenn, Battalion Sub-Commander; F. T. Simpson, 
Battalion Operations Officer; R. D. Matulka, Battalion Adjutant; A. G. Cotterman, Battalion Sup- 
ply Officer; S. J. Scheffer. Chief Petty Officer. 


First Company 

Mitin Lt G. W. Davis. VI 
Second Company 

Midn Lt D. H. Crawford 
Third Company 

Midn Lt D. C. Beck 
Fourth Company 

Midn Lt A. H. Morales 



Muln Lair 
Raynor A. K. Tavlor 

R. A. K. Taylor. Battalion Corniiuindcr : T. M. AiMler^nn. Battalion Sub-Commander : 1). Fret- 
man. Jr.. Battalion Operations Ojjicer: R. Birtwistlc. III. Battalion Adjutant: >. \. Zarrafriiiiiii 
Battalion Supply Ojficer; D. L. Lowry, Chief Petty Ojjicer. 


Tliirtppiitli C()m|)aii\ 

Midn l.t I. V. Dirksen 
!• ourteriitli ('nmpain 

Muln fj I). K. ^ioore 
P iftef'iilli ("ompanv 

Muln I.I U. \\. Rates 
Sixleciitli (^(iiii|)ain 

Muln l.t \\ ]{. I.atimer 



C. E. Hanson. Battalion Commander: C. V. Ripa. Battalion Sub-Commander : M. M. Golden. 
Battalion Operations Officer: D. M. Johnston. Jr.. Battalion Adjutant: D. M. Heath. Battalion 
Supply Officer: D. G. Eirich. Chief Petty Officer. 


Midn Lcdr 
William E. Zierden. 

W. E. Zierden. Hatlalion Commander; C. V. Collins, Battalion Sub-Commander; H. L. Phillips. 
Jr.. Battalion Operations Officer: E. S. Burroughs. III. Battalion Adjutant; R. C. Hughes. Bat- 
talion Supply Officer; J. E. Whitely, Jr., Chief Petty Officer. 


Sevenli^nth Company 
Midn U J. P. C«-il 
Eighleenlli Company 

Muln Lt C. H. Peterson 
Nineteenth Company 

Midn Lt D. L. Darrow 
1 weiitieth Cf)mpany 

Mi<in Lt R. C. .<utliff. Jr. 



Midn Lcdr 
Walter W. Bums 

W. W. Burns, Jr., Battalion Commander; P. M. Ressler, Battalion Sub-Commander ; E. T. Walker, 
Jr., Battalion Operations Officer; J. A. Matais, Battalion Adjutant; D. A. Peasley, Battalion 
Supply Officer; D. R. Wheeler. Chief Petty Officer. 


Midn Lcdr 
Walter I. Smits 

W. I. Smits. Battalion Commander : E. A. Raiisom. Battalion Sub-Commander ; V. M. Hunt. Jr. 
Battalion Operations Officer; G. W. VanHouten. Battalion Adjutant: F. T. Shotton. Jr.. Bat 
talion Supply Officer: J. T. Grafton. Chief Petty Officer. 


Twenty- First Coinpaiu 

Midn Lt R. L. Koontz 
Twentv-Second Cdinpain 

Muin Lt M. D. Hornshy 
Twenty-1 liird (A)rnpanv 

Mtdn Lt T. Mr("lanahan 
T\vpnt\ - Fourth Coinpanv 

Midn Lt J. M. Willsev 



A. K. Thompson, Brigade Commander; A. E. Wegner. Deputy Brigade Commander; H. E. Crow, Brigade 
Administrative Officer; R. H. Gridley. Brigade Operations Officer; A. H. Krulisch, Brigade Adjutant; D. 
L. Mares. Brigade Supply Officer: D. V. Boecker, Brigade Communications Officer. 



Midn Cdr 
Thomas J. Solak 

T. J. Solak, Regimental Commander ; G. B. Smith, Kegi/nenlal Suh-(.ommaniler ; [■.. W. 
Clexton, Jr., Regimental Operations Officer; E. L. Hansen, Jr., Regimental Adjutant; 
A. M. Bissell, Regimental Supply Off icer; M. W. Gavlak. National Color Bearer; J. F. 
Groth, Regimental Color Bearer. 

R. D. Correll, Regimental Commander; R. M. Reese, Regimental Sub-Commander; D. 
A. WilUams, Regimental Operations Officer; C. L. Ballou, Regimental Adjutant; D. G. 
Kalb, Regimental Supply Officer; R. L. Koontz, National Color Bearer; J. F. Law, 
Regimental Color Bearer. 







Midn Lcdr 
Wayne G. Griffin 

W. G. Griffin. Battalion Commander; T. W. Rogers. Battalion Sub-Commander; J. M. Alford, 
Battalion Operations Officer; W. A. Roche, Battalion Adjutant; G. A. Long, Jr., Battalion Supply 
Officer: L. D. Thomas. Chief Petty Officer. 


First Company 

Midn Lt N. J. Stasko 
Second Company 

Midn Lt J. G. Herbein 
Third Company 

Midn fj E. B. Longton 
Fourth Company 

Mifln Lt W. F. Ramsey 


p. G. Chabot, Battalion Commander; R. C. Babcock, Battalion Sub-Commander ; N. A. Heuberg- 
er, Battalion Operations Officer; J. A. Cooper, Battalion Adjutant: K. L. MacLeod, III. Battalion 
Supply Officer; J. W. Durham, Chief Petty Officer. 


Tliirteenth Company 

Midn Lt C. H. Poindexter 
Fourteenth Company 

Midn Lt A. S. Logan 
Fifteenth Company 

Midn I J R. Brandquist 
Sixteenth Company 

Midn Lt P. C. Ausley. Jr. 



Midn Lcdr 
John P. Pfouts 

J. P. Pfouts, Battalion Commander; C. I. Martin, Battalion Sub-Commander; W. W. Medaris, 
Battalion Operations Officer; M. R. McHenry, Battalion Adjutant; L. A. Hale, Battalion Supply 
Officer; J. G. Maxfield, Chief Petty Officer. 


Muin Lcdr 
Thomas E. Hutt, Jr. 

T. E. Hutt. Jr., Battnlion Commander; R. M. Walters. Battalion Sub-Commander; J. W. Allen, 
Battalion Operations Officer; M. C. Nixon, Battalion Adjutant; C. K. Roberts, Battalion Supply 
Officer; D. J. Frost, Chief Petty Officer. 


Seventeenth Company 

Mi^n Lt J. C. Reynolds 
Eighteenth Company 

Midn 1.1 R. I). Parker 
Nineteenth Company 

Muln U C. H. Crigler 
Twentieth Company 

Miiln Ia D. a. Raymond 




Midn Lcdr 
David H. Hofniann 

D. H. Hofmann, Battalion Commander; L. H. Thames, Battalion Sub-Commander; D. L. Parkin- 
son, Battalion Operations Officer; N. L. Slezak, Battalion Adjutant; L. D. McCullough, Battalion 
Supply Officer; J. A. Anthony, III. Chief Petty Officer. 


Ninth Company 

Midn Lt R. S. Holman 
Tenth Company 

Midn Lt R. E. Kunkle 
Eleventh Company 

Midn Lt C. M. Maskell 
Twelfth Company 

Midn Lt J. N. Shughart 



Midn lA-dr 
Donald K. Broadfieid 

D. E. Broadfield. Battalion Commander; W. G. Counsil. llallaUon Suh-Commander : R. K. Mc- 
Afee, Battalion Operations Officer; H. A. Lawinski. Battalion idjulant: J. E. Bonnc\ill«'. Hal- 
talion Supply Officer; R. J. Schulz. Chief Petty Officer. 

{ n\\\> \\V (OMM \M)ERS 

T\v(Mil\ First Comi)anv 

Midn Lt H. G. Chiles 
Tucntv-Socond ("oinpanv 

Midn IJ U. U. Barnes' 
Twfiitv - l liird ("iimpanv 

Midn Ll M. r. Midas 
Tu i til\ -[• oiirti) Company 

Midn 1.1 J. R. WiUon ' 




Section Edited bv ^B hAKI. JAMES LEES 

From all corners of the nation and all walks of life we came. We 
were seagoers and farmers, athletes and scholars. We were 
rich and we were poor. We were military men and civilians. 
We are perhaps one of the best cross-sections of American youth 
that can be found anywhere, yet our purpose is one. To serve our 
country in peace and war to the utmost of our ability. 

We are all individuals with our different personalities, desires, 
and ideals, but with only one main task. We laugh at different ideas 
yet our ultimate goals are much the same. We are many, yet we are 

From the beginning of Plebe Year when we grouped together 
to face the onslaught, we have worked together, played together, 
eaten together, marched together. Bancroft has crowded us into 
almost a family unit where each other's victories and defeats are 
seen and heard. Joys and sorrows are shared freely, and friendships 
are made that, bonded by four years of close cooperation, can never 
be forgotten. The memories of our life here will never leave us, and 
as we spread throughout the world, many times these memories will 
be relived. In every corner of every ocean, into every part of every 
sea, our brotherhood will travel and, there, meet each other and 
reminisce of old times and old friends. 


West Monroe, Louisiana 

Mike came to USNA from the deep South by way of the 
Navy and NAPS. Although a confirmed member of the "Blue Tram- 
poline Club," Mike spent quite a bit of his time as a member of the 
First Company's sports squads. After taking things easy plebe year, 
he decided that this was the way to enjoy life. Mike's easy way and 
ready smile made him many lasting friends at Navy, and his ability 
to evaluate a situation, and knack of doing the right thing instinctively, 
will make him an asset to any service. 



Richlands, Virginia 

Bob came to the Academy from Richlands, Virginia. He was 
born in the Blue Ridge Mountains on January 9, 1939, which makes 
him one of the youngest members of the class. You can't miss Bob 
with his bright red wavy hair and ready smile, hie has a sharp and 
ready wit, which he brings into play on even the worst of days. Bob 
was a plebe and varsity fencer during his four years at the Academy, 
and lettered in this sport. Besides being an excellent saberman, he 
is a fine alto sax player and is a member of the concert band, which 
has played for us many times during the years. Bob is a naval air 
proponent and will report to Pensacola for flight training after 


Dearborn, Michigan 

Bob, after attending various educational institutions, MIT in- 
cluded, decided that the Navy offered what he had been looking 
for, a career in Naval Air. Bob's previous training and technical 
ability have definitely enabled him to maintain an above-average 
standing in his class. He is a very unemotional individual; that is, 
with the exception of incidents such as when his Ford Motor Company 
stock dropped twenty dollars per share. Aside from these few and 
far between occurrences, his calmness on the playing field and in all 
phases of his training have proved him a worthy candidate for his 
proposed career in Naval Aviation. 




Ambridge, Pennsylvania 

Dick Antolini came to Navy with visions of winning a position 
on the starting eleven and of having a good time. The former vision 
faded for the Ambridge, Pennsylvania, halfback, although Dick was 
third string half as a plebe. Instead, the JV soccer, company soccer, 
company Softball, and battalion handball teams gained a valuable 
member. The latter vision, however, has been with Dick throughout his 
four years at USNAY, even during that non-dragging plebe year, hlav- 
ing good grades, our boy has spent most of his weekend time after that 
with his OAO. Although he has not decided for certain, the tin can 
navy looks pretty good to Dick, but Navy Air may get him yet. 

Whoever does get him though, 
also quite a few laughs. 


not only get a sharp officer, but 


Greenwich, Connecticut 

Any challenges, be they in the classroom, on the athletic fields, 
or in human nature and relations, were right up Albie's alley. An excel- 
lent academic record and three years of solid performances for Navy 
Tech's track team, as well as the lease of his fine voice to the An- 
tiphonal Choir, occupied Al's time rather fully. Still he could be found, 
in his spare moments, with a favorite pipe in hand listening to soft 
music and looking forward to a future which includes an attractive 
Connecticut school teacher. Quick wit and a friendly spirit are Albie's 
dominant traits. Full of willingness, perseverance, and the desire to 
make every job done a good one, he sets an enviable example for all to 


East Aurora, New York 

Having left many broken hearts behind in East Aurora, Jeff 
soon became known as a guy who would always come through a tough 
skinny exam or a trying football weekend, battle scarred, but ready 
to get em again. In aiding the Third Company's successful drives 
for the colors, Jeff burned up the football field as the booming 
fullback. Although the 4.0's did not come as easily as the touchdowns, 
he was able to maintain a respectable academic average throughout 
his four years. On the lighter side, not many of us will forget that 
June Week night when Jeff returned minus both his shoes. Jeff's per- 
severance, coupled with his inherent congeniality, gives him a sound 
basis for a successful career as an officer. 




St. Petersburg, Florida 

Bill came to the Naval Academy after a year of indoctrination 
in the good life at Duke University. The shock of the change was 
lessened upon his discovering the Academy's fleet of fine yachts. 
Sailing, along with some wrestling during the cold months, has been 
his favorite sport. Bill has remained a true son of Florida, and has never 
been ahle to understand why people live further north than his be- 
loved state, hfe plans on a hitch with the destroyer fleet and then, 
with luck, submarines. 


Bessemer City, North Carolina 

"Let's go see Bare," was the popular cry when a tough steam 
assignment had us snowed. Larry's solutions may have differed from 
those of the book, but they seemed to produce the right answer. 
A year at North Carolina State prepared our "Charlie Brown" for a 
Superintendent's List berth at the Boat School. Bare's Bessemer City 
hiigh School career on the gridiron was continued on our battalion 
team, and his talents graced the fieldball battlefield as well. Plans 
for the future include attack squadrons of Navy Air, and maybe a 
wife, if he ever finds the right girl. 


Barrlngton, Illinois 

Lee's main desire in life is to get ahead. Planning to enter 
submarines and work for his master's degree in electrical engineering, 
Lee belonged to the automotive and electrical engineering clubs at 
the Academy, hlis interests include sports, especially golf, mechanics, 
photography, and building hi-fi equipment. Before coming to the 
Academy at the tender age of seventeen, Lee received All-State 
honorable mention for two years in football. However, his interest in 
athletics changed to boxing and company soccer while at the Acad- 
emy. Known for his ability to produce drags for anyone interested, 
only once has he come close to receiving a brick himself. 




Baldwin, Wisconsin 

"Beck" hails from the great western state of Wisconsin. He 
came here fresh out of high school, but he soon learned the facts 
of midshipman life. He helped the Third Company to win the Brigade 
colors by participating in company volleyball and basketball. During 
his leaves. Beck returned to Baldwin, Wisconsin, to catch up on 
hunting and fishing, and to make all the girls back home happy again. 
"Beck" Is thinking of a career in the Marine Corps. 





When Fred wasn't studying or writing to a girl, he was talking 
about oranges. Fred's Interest in this fruit had been instilled in him 
since his birth in Sebring, Florida, and he jointly owns a small orange 
grove with his brother. Trying to run an orange grove while going 
through the Naval Academy is hard enough, but Fred uses his spare 
time as an active soccer player, playing plebe, company, and bat- 
talion soccer. During the winter he played company football. Putting 
his imagination to work, he designed the class crest, which made him 
a member of our Ring and Crest Committee. Four years went fast 
for this busy lad and we expect great things from him. 


Casper, Wyoming 

Jerry was born in May, 1936, in Casper, Wyoming — a long 
way from the deep water which has claimed him. A more capable 
representative of the Casper Chamber of Commerce, or a more 
capable midshipman, has never been born. Don't tangle with this man, 
as he has been a brigade and battalion boxer, a salty sailor aboard 
the schooner Freedom, and a fine student. His marvelous artwork, 
with both brush and camera, has made a place for him in the Brigade. 
Navy Line holds a claim to Jerry's future. 




Trenton, Michigan 

"Charlie Brown" came +o the officer factory from a mine- 
sweeper on the West Coast with his head glistening in the sun. As he 
says though, "I may be bald, but it's neat." Chuck has the unique 
distinction of being the only midshipman to ever send his pillow to the 
laundry. We won't say that Chuck wasn't an academic whiz, but he 
always checked the unsat list before looking at his posted marks. He 
was best known for his winning smile and good nature, and wherever 
he goes, his future looks bright. 


Cleveland, Ohio 

Jay, as he is called by all, came to the Naval Academy after 
finishing high school at Culver Military Academy, hie has fitted easily 
into the life here with a minimum of trouble in academics. During 
the winter. Jay was hard at work for the swimming team, winning 
three varsity letters and the honor of being elected team captain 
first class year. The activities of the French Club, WRNV, and the 
Log and Splinter rounded out his extracurricular life. Jay had two 
loves here at the convent, and he was constantly dividing his time 
between them. Consequently, on weekends, if he weren't dragging, he 
was sure to be in the pad. Jay had a rich sense of humor and pro- 
vided the gang here with many good times. 


Chicago, Illinois 

Norm came to the Academy after a year of pushing the 
academics In the forestry school at Michigan Tech. Although he 
soon found out that sunny Maryland did get snow, he sorely missed 
the winter sports of skiing and hockey that he'd left behind. However, 
he soon found a place on the company soccer, football, and Softball 
teams, where his ready smile and steady play were always welcome. 
Norm claims Chicago as his home town and no matter where he may 
go, he'll always be willing to tell you it is a fine liberty port. 




Norfolk, Virginia 

Dai's four years at the Academy represent the perfect example 
of friendship and outstanding achievement. As an athlete. Dal was a 
top competitor on the plebe swimming team and then contributed his 
talents to the varsity for three years. As a socialite he was equally 
successful, serving on the Brigade hHop Committee for three years, 
with terms as class chairman. But It was as a friend that Dal succeeded 
best with his sincerity and wit, which were a part of his engaging 
personality, and It is this quality that will bring Dal to great heights 
as a naval officer. What more could a boy who was born and 
raised In Norfolk, Virginia, want? 


West Caldv/ell, New Jersey 

Another of the straight-out-of-hlgh-school clan, Gordy faired 
quite well against all the others in academic competition. His in- 
quisitive nature always saw him with a question for which he always 
received an answer — the answer he wanted. Plebe year didn't affect 
him too much, although some were inclined to believe that Midship- 
man Bonnel, 4/c, would get his first command In the ED squad by the 
seniority rule. In athletics Gordy was a Jack-of-all-trades, and, 
although he never saw any varsity competition, he backed company 
sports to the hilt. In his spare time, which increased with the years, 
he could be seen writing his OAO or reading her letters, and no one 
ever beat Gordy to the mate's desk when the mailman arrived. 


Bronx, New York 

Joe will best be remembered for his ready friendship, easy 
smile, and generosity. The Naval Academy inherited him from Mar- 
quette University, and he made his mark as a scholar, but his sense 
of humor was ever present, hlis willingness to help anyone with 
academics, or anything with which they might be having trouble, was 
displayed continually. It was fun just being with Joe as it was a rare 
occasion when he was not in the mood for a joke, hie will be a great 
asset to the Fleet, as he has been to the Academy, and Is a valuable 
addition to anyone's list of friends. 



Arlington, Virginia 

Not only did Bob follow family tradition by coming to the 
Academy, but also he managed to be in the same company that his 
father was in as a midshipman twenty-four years ago. While at the 
Academy, Bobby participated in both plebe and varsity cross-country, 
along with the intramural 150-pound football squad. The fight with 
academics was always an easy one for Bobby, and because of this, 
he was able to devote much of his time to playing in the concert band. 
With a preference toward submarines, Bobby is starting his service 


Chester, Pennsylvania 

Jim, "Bow Wow," as his classmates sometimes call him, came 
to the Naval Academy after one year at Wyoming Seminary. Jim, 
who played on two basketball teams at Chester HIigh that went to 
the state finals, put his ability right to work for the Naval Academy. 
Following a year of plebe ball, he moved right up to the varsity five 
and was one of the top scorers for three years. Besides basketball, 
Jim also played a mean game of tennis. His winning smile and per- 
sonality, plus his continual clowning, brought him many friends both 
on and off the basketball court. Jim plans to enter the Marine Corps 
upon graduation. 


Palo Alto, California 

Frank, a Navy junior, lived in many different places before his 
graduation from high school. In fact, his home town was always some- 
what of a question mark. He attended Severn Prep for a year to 
better prepare himself for the Academy. Academics were then 
taken in his stride, leaving him plenty of time for dinghy sailing, 
company soccer, and cross-country. Although Frank's weekends were 
usually spent dragging, he occasionally found time to play a round 
of golf. The French Club was of primary Importance in his extra- 
curricular activities, and he was an energetic worker on company 
projects. Frank made a lot of friends while at the Academy and 
will be remembered for his quick wit and cheerful manner. 




Ridley Park, Pennsylvania 

Jim, who hails from Pennsylvania, came to us by way of 
Wyoming Seminary where he was an outstanding athlete, winning 
varsity letters in football and track. During his first year at the 
Academy, Jim played on the plebe football team. In the following 
years he showed evidence of his athletic ability by leading the com- 
pany fieldball and battalion football teams to winning seasons. Jim 
was equally successful with the academic departments and extra- 
curricular activities. When not dragging some attractive young lady, 
he devoted his weekends to the Reception Committee. Jim was also 
a firm supporter of the Foreign Language Club, a writer for the 
Trident, and a member of the Stagline Association. 


Blairsville, Pennsylvania 

This former student civil engineer, from the twenty-second 
district of Pennsylvania, received his appointment to the Academy 
In the Class of I960, just prior to entering his junior year in college. 
Since he had to wait until the following June to enter the Academy, 
he joined the Navy and spent ten months at the Naval Academy 
Preparatory School, where he filled the capacity of student Instructor. 
Although he claims that liberty and weekends are not as good as 
they were at Pennsylvania State University, he has not missed a 
liberty call in four years. Now he is looking forward to a long and 
successful career flying jets. 


Annapolis, Maryland 

Barry entered the Academy after graduation from Severn 
School, which Is located on the upper banks of the Severn. Being a 
true Crabtowner, he could be located either on liberty or on the 
playing field with his butterfly net, playing the old Indian game. 
A member of Dinty Moore's teams for three years, B. J. achieved 
his athletic fame with his midfield stick. An authority on the lesser 
traveled streets in Annapolis, he was continually hounded for in- 
formation relative to empty garages. A firm believer of 2.50 max, 
B. J. always seemed to win over the academics with a minimum of 
book time and a maximum of rack time. With his competitive spirit 
and easy going nature, Barry will be welcomed into any wardroom 
in the fleet. 




Tampa, Florida 

Pat, or "Spider," as he affectionately called himself, spent 
four years as a blue-jacket. During this tinne he distinguished himself 
in Japan as a ferocious 145-pound end, and then came to USNAY 
for the good of the operating fleet. When some girls laughed our 
hero off the tennis courts because of his knobby knees, he turned to 
boxing (in case it happened again), and the O-Club (in case it 
didn't), h^is flop with the fairer sex was peanuts compared to his 
pugilistic fiasco, hlls pet peeves were: the system, academics, march- 
ing, the Executive Department, reveille, inspections, 1956-1960, ex- 
piration of leave, and the seven mile radius. However, modern medical 
science's advances in the field of tranquilizers enabled Pat to take all 
of this lightly, and enjoy his stay at the Academy. 


Portsmouth, Virginia 

"Carty," as he is commonly known, did his Naval Academy 
preparation at Bullis Prep, where he gained invaluable military ex- 
perience in the famous "X" Platoon of the Naval Reserve Unit in 
Silver Spring, Maryland. The academics finally caught up with Bill 
after one year of plebe and a year of JV football, so he had to give 
up football to concentrate on his studies. Aviation summer dampened 
his desire to fly, and, upon graduation Bill intends to {oin the fleet 
as a line officer. 


Narbeth, Pennsylvania 

Jovial and easygoing are two of the many ways to describe 
Rusty, as his classmates know him. After graduation from Lower Merlon 
hfigh School in Ardmore, Pennsylvania, he entered Penn State for a 
year, prior to entering the Academy. While at the Academy, Rusty 
learned to play squash and in his second and first class years was a 
valuable member of the squash team. During second class summer. 
Rusty became greatly interested in flying and has decided to enter 
Navy Air following graduation. 




Ogden, Utah 

John was born on March 4, 1938, in Roanoke, Virginia. His 
family later moved to Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, where he attended 
high school. While in high school, John played the bass professionally, 
and had a bright future as a jazz musician ahead of him. hlowever, 
John decided to make the Navy his career. At the Naval Academy, 
John lent himself well to academics and extracurricular activities. He 
was an occasional member of the Superintendent's List, spent four 
years In the Chapel Choir, and put in four years as a member of the 
150-pound crew team. He will make an excellent submariner, and 
will be a welcome addition to the fleet. 


Paris, Tennessee 

Dan, a true son of the South, was ever loyal to the Stars 
and Bars, and was always ready to champion the cause of his beloved 
South whenever the Great War was mentioned. He was born and 
raised in Paris (Tennessee, that is) where he was the mainstay on the 
football team, and he continued his gridiron career while at Navy. He 
has a knack for meeting and making friends with people, and he has 
never lost sight of his goal, a career in the Navy. 


Portland, Oregon 

Out of the great northwest came a lad who seemed destined 
for a long naval career. His high school experience, as treasurer of 
the student body, qualified him as a financial advisor; however, he 
did not have much opportunity to handle money as a midshipman. 
This Oregonian spent most of his Naval Academy time contributing 
to the aims of the Color Company. He was varsity basketball manager, 
and also found time to play a great deal of company squash. His force- 
ful personality won him many friends, but, at times, confused his 
professors. Mike is likely to spend twenty years on the bridge of a 




Broken Bow, Nebraska 

"Bud" hails from a small town in Nebraska called Broken Bow. 
Before entering the Academy, he attended the University of Nebraska 
for a year. While there. Bud became a member of Kappa Sigma 
fraternity, and played football for the year. Since he has been at the 
Academy, Bud has acquired fame throughout his class as quite a 
comedian. Besides being a very active member in various Brigade 
activities, Bud has played three years of battalion football and his 6' 4" 
and 225 pounds of muscle have helped the team tremendously. Bud has 
a love for all music, but there is a warm spot in his heart for hillbilly 
music. Whatever Bud does in the future, you can be sure he will be 
in the midst of things and enjoying it. He is sure to make a success 
of his career. 


Pasco, Washington 

hlailing from Pasco, Washington, Chuck entered the Academy 
fresh from a Naval Reserve cruise around the horn of South America. 
Coupling this with his status as a Navy junior, he had smooth sailing 
during plebe year, hlis natural talents as an athlete made him a 
feared opponent on the intramural tennis courts and football fields. 
Third class year was a little harder sailing for Chuck, but he came 
through with a jaunty air. Aviation summer, and flying the "Yellow 
Perils" Second Class year, proved him a confirmed air addict, and 
helped him choose Naval Aviation for a career. 


Wilmington, Ohio 

Andy found his home on the Severn after being born and 
reared in Wilmington, Ohio. hHe came to USNA immediately after 
graduating from Wilmington hiigh School, where he majored in 
football and the discus. "Cotts" was probably best known as the all- 
purpose goalie, whether it was soccer, fieldball, or lacrosse. He bowed 
to very few in the field of academics, but held little love for the 
"Bull" department. Andy is determined to win his dolphins, where 
his friendly humor and quick wit will certainly help make him a success. 




Pasadena, California 

A product of San Marino High School in California, Denny 
came to the Naval Academy with the ambition of standing in the 
top twenty-five of his class academically, hiaving fulfilled this am- 
bition, Denny looks forward to a tour of duty in Naval Air, or a 
teaching job with the Navy, hie can fill either billet to the utmost. 
When Denny was not helping a classmate with a tough skinny 
problem, he paralleled his academics with an active sport life. Plebe 
year he tossed the javelin for the track team, and continued to do 
so for two more years with the varsity. He also worked on the parallel 
bars and the rope climb for the plebe gym team. Weight-lifting is 
another of his favorites. He was an active member of the French 
Club, and the Math and Science Seminar. Showing such a wide variety 
of Interests and a desire to keep improving, Nava! Air will be blessed 
with a fine young aviator and Instructor. 


Cresson, Pennsylvania 

Dave came to the Academy straight from Cresson High, deep 
In the heart of Pennsylvania. Bringing with him the ability to play 
football, he carried on this sport on the plebe and battalion football 
teams. He also played a major role in the many victories of his 
company fleldball and basketball teams. Deve got a great deal of 
enjoyment out of singing In the Catholic Choir, and his friends always 
received much enjoyment from him because of his quick wit and 
friendship. He has occasionally reached the dizzying academic heights 
of the Superintendent's List, but academics have never really been a 
problem. Dave has all It takes to have a successful career In the future. 


Wapato, Washington 

After spending two years at the University of Washington, and 
twenty months In the Navy as an enlisted man, Hugh went to the 
Naval Academy Preparatory School before entering the Academy. 
Academics never gave him much trouble, and Hugh got his stars and 
continuously stood high In the class. The high academic standing 
didn't stop him from doing other things. Hugh enjoyed wrestling, 
cross-country, company fleldball, and company and battalion soccer. 
He was also busy in extracurricular activities, and was a fourth class 
Lucky Bag representative, a second class company representative, a 
member of the Stagllne Association, and the Science and Russian 
Seminars. With all he had to do, Hugh still found time to read a lot 
and enjoy life at USNA. As a service, Hugh prefers Navy Line. 




Manchester, Connecticut 

Walt is a world traveler. On his leaves and cruises he saw much 
of Europe, South America, and the U. S. He enjoyed nothing more 
than to meet people in a friendly Copenhagen cafe, or tease the 
pretty girls of Paris, unless it was to enjoy the great outdoors, for 
Walt is also a camper and horseman, hie has a sense of vitality and 
awareness that commands respect. Walt wrestled on the plebe and 
varsity teams at the Academy, hlis previous schooling includes Valley 
Forge Military Academy, BulHs Prep, and VPI. Most of Walt's free 
time was spent either dancing or listening to the sentimental soogs 
of Joni James. 


Bronson, Michigan 

Denny came to the Naval Academy via the University of 
Michigan, where he spent a year studying science engineering while 
waiting to fill the minimum age requirement of the Academy. A week 
before his NROTC cruise embarkation, he received his promotion 
orders by way of a senatorial appointment, hlls college background 
gave Denny a head start in academics, and enabled him to get 
stars and take advantage of the privileges of the Superintendent's 
List. After classes, he could usually be found on the tennis courts or 
working on the Lucky Bag. Interested in rocket technology and guided 
missiles, Denny hopes to specialize in these fields during his service 



Arlington, Virginia 

"G. W. the sixth" can claim both California and Virginia as 
his home state, as he is the son of a naval aviator. Although his father 
didn't attend "Navy Tech," George has always planned to follow 
In his father's footsteps and to someday be the proud owner of a 
Navy jet. While at the Academy, he had the amazing ability to carry 
very high grades without having to study very much. This left time 
for other activities, including choir, where he was noted for his deep 
bass voice. Always a perfectionist, George has vowed that he will not 
break the chain and that there will be a "George Washington VII." 




Nanberth, Pennsylvania 

Frank did his preparing for the Naval Academy at Bullis Prep, 
where he was the spark plug of the most fabulous basketball team In 
the school's history, and an honorary member of the notorious "X" 
Platoon of the Naval Reserve Unit in Silver Spring, Maryland. "The 
Silver Fox," as Frank is called by his friends, gained quite a reputation 
as an outstanding basketball player at the Academy, and awed the 
spectators with his spectacular antics. Frank also did a fine iob 
pitching for the baseball team. Although he was never an outstanding 
student, Frank always managed to make good grades when he needed 
them the most. Upon graduation, Frank intends to go into the Marine 
Corps and to continue his athletic career at Quantico. 


River Plaza, New Jersey 

Francis came to us from the rich farmlands of New Jersey. 
Before becoming a midshipman, "Duff" encountered many interesting 
experiences, hie won varsity letters playing sports at Bullis Prep and 
the U. S. Merchant Marine Academy. A one year tour of sea duty, 
visiting many foreign countries, highlighted his pre-Naval Academy 
days. An advocate of contact sports, "Duff" will be remembered for 
his starring roles in battalion football and lacrosse, and in company 
fleldball. In the less active field, he was a staunch member of the 
French Club, the Newman Club, and the newly-formed Stagline As- 


Folsom, Pennsylvania 

Folsom, Pennsylvania (the town, not the prison) is Jim's home 
town and the site of his early athletic endeavors. Bullis Prep in Silver 
Spring, Maryland, served as the springboard that vaulted Jim into a 
middle suit. "Jimbo " immediately made a mark for himself as an 
outstanding athlete, excelling in varsity football and brigade boxmg. 
Jim was captain of the football team his first class year. He was also 
a member of the Catholic Chapel Choir and the flying squadron. 
Few weekends passed that did not find Jim dragging, and he held 
the undisputed course record from Carvel Hall to Bancroft Hall. 
Jim's success at the Academy is only the start of that which he will 
enjoy In the fleet. 




Chicago, Illinois 

Tony was born in the thriving city of Chicago in 1938. Before 
coming to the Naval Acadenny he attended Bullis Prep, hie was a 
very quiet fellow and liked to spend a good part of his free time in 
the pad. htowever, Tony was very active in sports, battalion boxing, 
company football and Softball, varsity dinghy sailing, and battalion 
golf to'bk up a good amount of his time, hie is Navy all the way, and 
the life of a submariner is his desire. Tony will be a fine addition to the 


Attica, New York 

Arny came to the Academy from the thriving metropolis of 
Attica, New York, several weeks after graduation from Attica High. 
The past three years have seen Arny backing the company cross- 
country, steeplechase, basketball, and bowling teams. Arny has been 
the company representative for the Log, and a substantial member 
of both the Masquerader's and the Musical Club Show's stage 
crews. Arny plans to spend a year in the fleet and then attend sub- 
marine school in New London, Connecticut. 


Winthrop, Massachusetts 

Dave was born June I, 1937, in Boston, Massachusetts. Con- 
sidering that his father spent thirty years in the Navy as a Submariner, 
it is no surprise that Dave chose the Navy as a career and conse- 
quently came to the Academy. Being a Navy junior, Dave has visited 
most of the states, and spent two years in Hawaii. Since entering the 
Academy, Dave has participated vigorously in sports, including four 
years of battalion bowling; four years of fieldball, and four years as 
catcher on the company softball team. Dave has been a member of 
the Boat Club and Foreign Languages Club. Upon graduation, Dave 
plans to follow in his father's footsteps and enter "Sub" School. 




Aitkin, Minnesota 

Although he came to the Academy from a small town, Bill 
never failed to have a story to tell, or an experience to relate. His 
ease at conversation made him quite the ladies' man. Bill's favorite 
extracurricular activities were Masqueraders and the Brigade Activi- 
ties Committee, but he was, perhaps, better known as a member of 
the excused squad, having received his class numerals as a youngster, 
and his varsity "E" during second class year. Although his taste for 
country music was not always shared by neighboring midshipmen, his 
sense of humor and easygoing outlook on life made him popular with 
all of his classmates. 


Kokomo, Indiana 

Mike came to the Academy directly from high school. However, 
he found the academics here an easy match for him. His participation 
in the Science Seminar attested to his ability and Interest in science, 
and it was rumored that half a ton of science fiction passed through 
his room during his stay here at Navy. He had the distinction of being 
responsible for the most elaborate bricking party in the history of the 
Fourth Company, being rewarded with a quick trip to the showers. 
Mike was a varsity lacrosse manager for three years, and spent the 
off seasons bowling for the First Battalion. After graduation It will be 
Navy Line for this popular "hoosier." 

PemAOUid Point 


Princeton, New Jersey 

"Fink" Fischer entered the Naval Academy in June of 1956, 
after having completed three years at the Lawrencevllle School In 
Princeton, New Jersey, which he calls his home. He was a member of 
the Plebe Fencing Team, and has participated in battalion tennis. He 
obtained a YP command as a senior member of the Power Boat Squad- 
ron. Academically, "Fink" is not what we would term an avid student 
of the sciences; however.-his definite Individual type of humor has gone 
a long way In putting a laugh into each "4-N" day. He foresees a 
career in the Submarine Service. We feel certain that this type of 
young man will provide splendid material for the fulfillment of the 
obiectives which he strove so diligently to obtain. 






A naturalized Connecticut Yankee, Bill joined Navy by Presiden- 
tial appointment. Being a staunch supporter of company sports, he 
could be seen on many an afternoon at Hospital Point. Academically, 
math was his chief Nemesis, but with a confidence that amazed most 
of us, Bill managed to come through with flying colors. Bill's speedy 
pace was slowed somewhat by a long stay at the Bethesda Naval 
Hospital youngster year, but with only five weeks of classes he man- 
aged to pass the course. Back on his feet, he completed his stay at 
Navy, eager to join the "Tin Can Navy" and later earn his Dolphins. 


Randolph, Massachusetts 

Although he says he is from Boston, Bob actually halls from a 
small New England hamlet called Randolph. An avid sports lover, 
Bob's particular interests were playing football and lacrosse during 
his four years at Navy. Youngster year proved to be a big series of 
disastrous weekends. In Bob's own words, "He who drags blind, gets 
bricks." While here at the Academy, he has maintained a high scholas- 
tic average, and was always willing to lend a helping hand to a class- 
mate. Bob plans to become a Marine officer upon graduation. 


San Diego, California 

After four years of preparation and anxiety, Dave's fondest 
wish Is to take command. His every move from now on will be pointed 
towards skippering either a Destroyer or a Submarine. Joining the 
Naval Reserve while in Hoover High School of San Diego, he entered 
the Academy from that program after a year at San Diego State 
College. Always one for a break in routine, Dave kept his weekends 
filled with dates, and crowded his afternoons with the roughest of 
the intramural sports. His leadership is always apparent, and being a 
man of few words his opinion Is highly regarded. With any good 
fortune he will soon have his dream come true. 




Walled Lake, Michigan 

Dave prepped for the Academy at Columbian Prep In D. C. 
Soccer caught his fancy here, and he played four brilliant years of 
company soccer, and three years for the battalion. During the winter 
season, Dave got his hard earned N in proficiency on the blue 
trampoline. Dave loved foreign language at USNA and spent many 
hours studying and planning for Portuguese Club. After graduation, 
Dave plans to go Navy Air. He might not make Admiral, but should 
certainly be a fine credit to the service. 



Lisbon Falls, Maine 

Grif came to us from Lisbon Falls, Maine, sporting a football 
uniform and a tremendous grin. He quickly found a position on the 
plebe football team and subsequently reported for duty with the 
JV's. He continued his effort on the football field and has done much 
to produce winning Navy teams. When not occupied with football, he 
stayed In top shape with steeplechase and battalion track. Despite 
the long hours on the athletic field, he found time to excel In aca- 
demics, and was often on the Superintendent's List. His display of 
hard work and tremendous ability has been an encouraging example 
for many of us, and promises him a most successful future. 


Teaneck, New Jersey 

The Marine green has its firm grip on this graduate from New 
Jersey. He brought with him a talented right arm, which he put to 
good use on the plebe baseball nine. But it's Wayne's warm personality 
and keen competitive spirit In the company sports teams that have 
won him many true friendships. He has distinguished himself in 
every classroom, but on the weekends, away from the smoking slip- 
stick, his interest turned to the affable company of a blue-eyed 
blonde, bridge, and just plain relaxation, in that order. 




Norwood, Massachusetts 

For four years, "Griff" showed his all-around ability on the 
athletic field. H'ls football career was hampered by injuries after plebe 
year, but this did not take anything fronn the "Fighting Irishnnan's" 
competitive spirit, which he displayed in squash, handball, fieldball, 
ocean sailing and every other sport in which he participated. Bill's 
quips were a constant source of encouragement and entertainment 
when everything seemed to go wrong, hlis assistance in academics was 
always available. It is guys like "Griff" who can be described as the 
MId's Mid, ,and will fulfill the requirements for an outstanding officer. 



Huntington, New York 

"Mister Grossman! What is that, a name or a description?" 
With the mistaken notion that Ensigns don't want to be saluted, one of 
Sixty's better known "chow hounds" got himself into hot water early 
in the game. Youngster year found our hero in the ring, unsuccessfully 
testing the abilities of the Brigade's heavyweight champ, but a lot of 
character was built that day. Things got interesting twice a year, when 
the rent fell due. "Where there's life there's hope." George's hobby 
seems to have been extra Instruction, with the opposite sex running 
a close second. George's future will be Navy Line, where he should 
be a success. 




Bruce hails from right outside Boston and calls Milton his home 
town. It was there that he was born and attended elementary and high 
school. Always having had the desire to fly, he entered Canoe U. 
after attending Boston University for a year. He Is known for his fierce 
game of tennis and his New England accent. Bruce is certain to be a 
welcome addition to those who serve in the Air. 




Chatham, Massachusetts 

Benny, blond, blue-eyed, and always smiling, hails from Chat- 
ham, Massachusetts. The fact that Benny comes from the heart of the 
Ivy League cut little ice with him upon graduation from high school, for 
in June 1956, he made the decision to enter the Naval Academy. 
Benny could be found during his plebe and youngster years on 
Lawrence Field. It was there that Navy's baseball team benefited by 
his able operation behind home plate. Although Ben never knocked 
himself out academically, he had little trouble establishing a respecta- 
ble average, despite the "Dago" Department's efforts. hHis carefree, 
good-natured personality will follow him throughout his Naval Career. 


Detroit, Michigan 

Dick, who hails from the city of automobiles, Detroit, has 
managed to add to the fame of that city by his own brand of indus- 
trious endeavors, hie has continued his football career, begun at 
Coulee High in Detroit, on the gridiron here at the Academy, as an 
able member of the varsity 150-pound team, on which he has played 
for three years. Dick couples his able academic proficiency with a 
prolific sense of practicality. Good jazz records, with an occasional 
rock-n-roll beat, keep him musically occupied. A terrific ladles' man, 
Dick has won the hearts of many fair maidens, but manages to keep 
them all guessing, in the true midshipman style. Good luck to a good 


Arnold, Maryland 

"Thar she blooows." This familiar cry ringing down the halls of 
the first company area can mean only one thing . . . the approach 
of the great white whale. Whale, known to those less Intimate, as 
Sandy, was a constantly imposing figure, not only about Bancroft, but 
on the athletic field as well. hHe had an undying love for lacrosse, and 
the inherent ability for the sport which is so often found In native 
Marylanders. Sandy proved this ability as a mainstay on the varsity 
squad for three years. A farm boy at heart, even the cold grey walls 
could not shut out Sandy's interest in the outdoors. Having been a 
devout hunter from his boyhood days, he proved an excellent aid to 
the Varsity pistol team. Sandy possesses a certain sincerity of character 
not often found. It is this sincerity, coupled with his vast good humor 
and his constant willingness to help anyone under any circumstances, 
which creates in him a rare individualist, who is assured of a successful 




Clearfield, Pennsylvania 

Dan came to the Academy fresh from the campus of Penn 
State University, and represents one of the great gains of the First 
Company. His casual attitudes were always refreshing, and his friend- 
ship was much sought and treasured. Dan's kindness and warmth of 
personality were reflected in everything he said, and manifested by 
his continually going out of his way to do favors. There is no doubt 
that he will always gain the respect and admiration of those under 
him, as he has of everyone who knows him. Dan can be considered 
the perfect roommate, liberty buddy, confident advisor, and great 


Brooklyn, Nev/ York 

Jim — the mystery man — where did the boy from Brooklyn get 
a southern drawl? A hot man with the books, Jim was always quick 
to help any one, classmate or plebe. He was a faithful plodder in 
sports. Four years out of the money In company steeplechase, and still 
running. He v/as also a battalion keggler and company sailor. Jim is 
well remembered as one of the worst baritones In Naval Academy 
history. Ambitious to be a triple threat, he wants to go Line after 
graduation, and try both Air and submarines later. 


Blrdsboro, Pennsylvania 

Jack came to Naval Academy straight from his starlit 
days at Blrdsboro High School. He likes to remember his basketball 
and track team as among the best In his area, and it is easy to get 
Jack to tell a funny story about life in Blrdsboro. Jack's time was 
divided between academics, soccer, boxing, and his girl. Having a 
firm desire to succeed. Jack does well In anything he undertakes. 
Graduation will see him take his place in Navy Line, and he looks 
forward to ships and the sea. 




New Rochelle, New York 

Gifted with a sharp insight into human nature, "Rich" seenns 
to have found the way to enjoy even the most trivial of duties. Active 
in sports in high school in New Rochelle, New York, and at Bullis 
Prep, "Rich" continued at the Academy, playing plebe football and 
baseball, and varsity baseball his upperclass years. The in-between 
seasons found him playing company fieldball and cross-country, hlis 
activity did not cease with the weekend, as "Rich" was always one 
to broaden his education. With his open mind and perseverance, 
"Rich" is destined to make his life a successful one. 

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St. Louis, Missouri 

Jack came to the Academy after completing a year at the 
University of Missouri. During his four years at the Academy he has 
taken active parts In the Glee Club and the Catholic Choir, hie 
participated in boxing and football. His character Is of the finest 
quality, hie Is self confident; and has a great deal of Initiative. He 
knows very well the power of kindness, and has never hesitated to 
lend a helping hand to his many friends. His dragging experiences and 
pleasing Irish wit will always be remembered by his classmates, for 
meeting and getting to know Jack Is an opportunity no one should 
miss. His dynamic capabilities will take him far, no matter what field 
of endeavor he chooses. 




Arlington, Virginia 

There was never a man who gave more of himself, while trying 
to perform a task, than Tom hiyde. Always doing things in a very 
meticulous way to the best of his ability, he Is regarded as one man 
In a million. He was the pride of his class when he was seen scoring 
touchdowns, as a youngster on the varsity football team, and con- 
tinued to be regarded as such, as can be seen by his high service 
aptitude. In the spring, he continued by honoring Navy on the varsity 
lacrosse field. As a student Tom was always way above average, and 
spent many hours helping a classmate, who was less fortunate than he. 
In understanding one of our more difficult subjects. Fortunate will be 
the service who gets this man. 


Weston, Massachusetts 

This smiling lad who entered these portals via Bullis Prep, 
originally hailed from Weston, Massachusetts. No dry land sailor, 
Rick sailed many years before joining the crew of the Royona four 
years ago. The Musical Club Shows, Ring Committee, and Trident 
have seen much of his time and effort, especially in the field of art. 
If the Navy ever needs a public relations man, it need look no further; 
Rick, with half a chance, could sell Bancroft hfall with ease. Upon 
graduation. Rick will be doing most of his sailing under water, for 
he plans to enter the submarine school at New London. 


Munster, Indiana 

Although Kris came to the Academy f/om the landlocked 
Middle West, he soon found the sea much to his liking. Battalion yawl 
and ocean sailing have been his main participation for four years, 
but he has managed to find time for stage crew, antiphonal choir, 
the Log and the Lucky Bag. When not engaged in one of these activi- 
ties, Kris could be found either dragging, or attempting to keep up 
with the academic grind. But whatever his occupation, it was always 
just a part of the means to the graduation end; an end which he 
hopes will lead to the submarine. 




Hardin, Montana 

Len came to the Academy after a year of college at Montana 
State. Life proved to be a little more trying for Len at USNA than 
during his former college days. Academics came slow but sure to Len, 
who spent many a sleepless exam week. Music was a much easier 
application of the mind for Len, and his trumpet was well known in the 
NA-IO for four years. Len found Eastern girls somewhat different, 
but was often seen with them for that pleasant weekend diversion. 
Len could be found sparking the Fourth Company volleyball team any 
afternoon in the fall or spring. Len hopes to make Navy Air his future 


Ch icago, Illinois 

Hal attended high school in Chicago. Upon graduation he 
moved into the field of law, attending Chicago City Junior College 
and Northwestern University. After completion of one year of pre- 
law, he came to the Naval Academy. At first lost in the tempo of 
life here, tHal could not choose one of the many naval careers, but 
after much deliberation, he took a very avid interest in aviation. Hal 
has a fine appreciation of music and has spent much of his free time 
practicing on the piano. With all this work, he found time to be on 
the Log and Splinter staffs and WRNV. Perhaps one of the most 
congenial persons here, he was friendly and liked by everyone. 


Alexandria, Virginia 

Since Porter first saw the light of day here in sunny Annapolis, 
it is only natural that he returned to the Academy. Being a Navy junior 
only added to his desire. For his varsity sport Porter picked dinghy 
sailing, and he has participated since plebe year, braving the storm- 
tossed waters of the Severn to uphold Navy's honor on the sea. Since 
sailing, and dragging every weekend, did not occupy all of his time, 
Porter decided, graciously, to give part of the remainder to academics. 
Always willing to help a friend, Porter was well liked by those with 
whom he came in contact, with the notable exception of the plebes. 
We all join in wishing him a long and happy career in the Navy's 
Silent Service. 



Modesto, California 

From Athens, Greece, and Modesto, California, canne Sotir 
Liakos, alias Sam, to the hallowed halls of Bancroft. Always wanting 
to be a naval officer and leader of men, Sam gained invaluable ex- 
perience as com-excused squad. Constantly on the lookout for a 
good looking date, he never let the ladies get him down. hHis wonderful 
person"slity, together with a great sense of humor, have made Sam 
ever popular with his classmates. Sam should prove to be a valuable 
asset to the fleet. 


Brooklyn, New York 

Gaet came to us from Brooklyn, New York. Following high 
school, Gaet went to Stephen's Institute. Not content with civilian 
life, he decided to make the service his career and entered the 
Academy. Known for his fast game of squash, Gaet was always a 
strong addition to the company sports teams. Gaet hopes to make 
the Silent Service his career, and has aimed all his efforts in that 
direction. Always seen at the parties, Gaet will be long remembered 
for his smiling face and his Brooklyn accent. 


Montclalr, New Jersey 

Lou came to USNA directly from Montclalr hiigh School, 
where he left behind a trail of broken hearts, hie has continued to 
win and lose friends of the opposite sex, but he has done nothing but 
win friends among his classmates. Lou, a perennial sandblower, has 
always been a staunch Navy supporter in athletics, and he has con- 
tributed heavily to his intramural sports teams, especially in vo lleyball 
and cross-country. No academic slouch either, an occasional burst of 
genius has put Lou on the Superintendent's List, hlis combination of 
wit, intelligence, and friendship will undoubtedly carry Lou on to a 
successful Navy career. 




Norton, Virginia 

Joe was born and lived annidst the beauty of the mountains 
and rivers of Virginia which comnnunicated to him health and a per- 
sonal character. The love for football, music, literature and friendships 
are inherent qualities of Joe; they rewarded him with innumerable 
friends. At the Academy, he played 150-pound varsity football, com- 
pany basketball, and squash, where he had the opportunity to display 
the drive and sportsmanship he possesses. His intervention in the 
Italian Club which brought him memories of his ancestors' country, 
and in the Catholic Choir was appreciated by those organizations. We 
hope this is not a farewell, Joey, in fact we are sure we'll meet again. 
Meanwhile: "Think like a philosopher and act like a king." 


Bel Air, Maryland 

Mank has n^anaged to put the small town of Bel Air on the 
map, via the route of outstanding performance at the Naval Academy. 
This Maryland boy has earned three track letters for the shot and 
discus, and two letters as left end for the Navy football team. On top 
of this, Paul has managed to maintain a very respectable academic 
average throughout his Academy career. During his somewhat limited 
spare time, Paul has cultivated a highly discriminatory taste for "Rock 
and Roll" a la Hi-Fi. He claims that sounds help him think. Paul has 
chosen Navy Line for his post-Academy service. 


Hummelstown, Pennsylvania 

Tom's greatest problem, during his four-year tenure on the 
Severn, was convincing people that there really is a place called 
Hummelstown. Aside from this ever-present difficulty, he handled 
things with ease. Tom, in fact, had a certain ease of manner that is 
hard to find. This made him invaluable as a confidant or simply as a 
friend with whom to "shoot the breeze. " But if one word were chosen 
to describe Tom it would be "sport." An excellent athlete, he was a 
standout in almost every form of battalion and company sport and 
proved himself on the football field, as a topnotch quarterback for the 
varsity ISO's. Tom has gleaned from his avid participation in athletics 
a tremendous determination to win in any field. This, combined with a 
constantly delightful personality, forms a combination one must go 
a long way to surpass. 




Chicago, Illinois 

Where there are beaches and where the sun shines, there 
you'll find Tom. Coming from Chicago's Lane Tech hHIgh School, he 
worked as a life guard for several years on Lake Michigan. Going to 
Navy was a dream-come-true, and he got right Into things with 
swimming. hHIs drive and determination have put him" In the center of 
all aquatic sports such as: plebe and varsity swimming and water polo. 
In line with his love for the water comes his second dream, that of the 
submarine service. "Subs" are his destination upon graduation. The 
submarine service will be getting an able leader, full of ambition and 
enthusiasm, with an ever ready smile and a cheerful greeting for all. 


Chinook, Montana 

The little guy from a big state with an even bigger heart, 
"Chinook" was well known for his easygoing good nature and spon- 
taneous humor. To him, Montana is the best state in all the fifty, and 
coming from a farming family he naturally loves the outdoors. Before 
entering the Academy, Bob was a Kappa Sig at Montana State Col- 
lege, where he majored in mechanical engineering. While at USNA 
he had a fine academic record, which will now hold him In good stead 
as he enters a career in Naval Aviation. 


Macon, Georgia 

Dennie is a southern gentleman from Macon, Georgia, who 
came to the Naval Academy immediately upon graduation from high 
school. He Is a fine person who will do just about anything for a 
friend, and he Is well liked by all who know him. A fierce competitor 
in our Intramural sports program and an ardent football fan, Dennie 
can usually be found In the gym or playing football. Dennie, apart from 
his Interest in sports, also does well in academics and his name has 
quite often appeared on the Superintendent's List. Dennie hopes to 
enter flight training at Pensacola after graduation. Here's wishing the 
best of luck to a swell guy. 




Center Square, Pennsylvania 

John came to USNA from the heart of Pennsylvania, of which 
he Is immensely proud. Seldom did a day pass when "Center Square" 
was not mentioned. Mac has made a tremendous success during his 
four years at Navy. John was a great advocate of dinghy sailing, in 
which he won his letters as manager. Witty comments were John's 
specialty; these lightened the atmosphere and made the routine less 
gloomy when the chips were down. Few people will ever forget John's 
easygoing way and manner. 





Although born in the North, Mac has spent most of his life In 
Georgia and was always an ardent supporter of the South. Besides 
being a die-hard Rebel, Mac was famous for his overabundance of 
female admirers. During his stay at the Academy, Mac was a stand- 
out on the company soccer and Softball teams, as well as being an 
outstanding defensive player on the fieldball team. Mac always main- 
tained a fair academic average despite the Bull Department's aver- 
sion to him. After graduation Mac plans to continue his career In 
the Marines. If he does as well In the Corps as he has done at the 
Academy, he cannot help but succeed. 


North Bend, Oregon 

At the end of four years, it is an interesting experience to look 
back. The days of plebe summer with its pulling whaleboats and un- 
stenciled gear are long gone, but they will always be an amusing 
recollection. The first days of that academic year were nothing but 
chaos. There could be no moment in a plebe's mind as dull as an 
Army-Navy game tie. The years passed with their routine manner. 
Grades were good and company and battalion sports served to break 
the monotony. Tom s two major activities have been the debate team 
for three years and lacrosse manager. So concludes four years on 
the Severn! 



Round Bay, Maryland 

He answers to the name Merf, which he picked up even before 
his high school days at Severn School, a nearby prep school. Merf 
claims that when he was a little boy, his friends and he would some- 
times make fun of the Midshipmen. His sport Is lacrosse which he 
started at Severn and continued while at the Academy. He plays It 
very well and Is also an avid fan of boating, swimming and water 
skiing. Descending from a line of mariners which Is centuries old, 
Merf Is bound to make an excellent naval officer. 



Tucson, Arizona 

Al came to Navy after one year at Yale. A top-notch man 
with a lacrosse stick or a sabre, Al participated In plebe and varsity 
fencing and lacrosse. His winning smile and easygoing personality 
have won him many friends. During his summer vacations, Al might 
be found traveling extensively In Europe, climbing mountains In Ari- 
zona, or taking in a Broadway show In New York. This "son of 
Arizona" Is sure to have an outstanding career. Yale's loss was 
Navy's gain. 


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Moe came to Canoe U. via West Philadelphia Catholic High 
School and the Naval Reserve. Though he never excelled In academics, 
his devotion to service and never-say-dle attitude caused him to 
succeed where many others failed. He was active in a great variety 
of extracurricular activities, Including crew, company squash, and 
volleyball. He could also be seen each year In the Musical Club 
Show. Moe feels that his future lies In aviation and will be working 
toward a successful career as a wearer of the golden wings. His 
friendly smile and love for a party will long be remembered. 




Annapolis, Maryland 

Upon graduation from Severn School, Carl entered the USNA 
via the Naval Reserve to achieve his goal of beconnlng a Naval 
aviator, hie was best known for his avid passion for rhythm and blues 
music which could be heard echoing from his room any time of the 
day. When not listening to music, Carl could be found handling a 
lacrosse stick, rowing in a shell on the Severn or playing football. 
His daily schedule was interrupted by studies which he seemed to 
comprehend quite easily. 


Chicago, Illinois 

The year before coming to the Academy Marv attended St. 
Joseph's College, Indiana, and took courses in philosophy, math and 
literature. While at the Academy his interests were varied and his 
extracurricular activities brought him into contact with the Log, 
Musical Club Shows, Catholic Choir, and Glee Club. The Glee Club 
undoubtedly brought him the most enjoyment, for even as a plebe he 
went on trips to St. Louis, Boston and New York. He has a great 
interest In music which ranges from Bach to j.izz. Sailing, too. carried 
an Interest, and he ultimately hopes to have his own yawl. Marv says 
that he strongly believes In the future of the Navy, and plans to go 
Into one of its most promising branches, submarines. 


Rochester, New York 

Old Foxy " came to Navy Tech after four years as an enlisted 
man. Rather than actively try to beat the "system," he found it less 
painful to simply Ignore It. Although not exactly the athletic type, 
our hero soon developed chronic shin splints as anchor man on the 
company cross-country team. "Where does the excused squad form?" 
During youngster year, Foxy's troubles began when he Inadvertently 
Invited five girls to the Christmas Hop. Academically speaking, he 
was often heard to say, 'Why do It tonight when it can be put off 
until tomorrow?" 




Columbus, Nebraska 

Mel came to the Academy from the fleet after a year at 
NAPS. This probably accounts for his serious determination to go 
Navy line after graduation. He is quick to respond to any mention 
of Nebraska and he is an ardent year-around sports fan. He was 
quite the athlete himself, having participated in such sports as bat- 
talion and company soccer and plebe dinghy sailing. He is one of 
the few men to leave the Academy after being injured while prac- 
ticing on the blue trampoline. Academically speaking, Mel was al- 
ways one of the top three in the room. 


Quito, Ecuador 

Angle was born in Quito, Ecuador, on March 5, 1936. His 
uncle, Hugo Ortiz, was a national war hero. He attended the 
Ecuadorean Naval Academy for two years, standing second in his 
class. Angle participated in gymnastics and intramural fieldball and 
soccer. He is one of those special persons one reads about but 
seldom meets. He has a great love for culture, as displayed by his 
classical music, art, and great book collections. He is a very good 
speaker and excelled in foreign language activities. His greatest love 
Is the sea. He was active with the YP squadron and will well serve his 
Ecuadorean Navy. He was truly an asset to the Brigade. Bon Voyage! 



Corning, New York 

Ron brought his dry wit to the Academy when he left Corning, 
New York. He made good use of it by always having a choice com- 
ment ready for the dull moments. He was an excellent student and 
always had his name on the Superintendent's List. Ron did not spend 
all his time studying, however. He was a member of the French Club, 
the NACA, and the Trident staff. Having played varsity basketball 
In high school, Ron was the mainstay of the company basketball team. 
He also found time to help out with many of the company's projects. 
This smiling New Yorker will be remembered by all hands for his 
cheerful remarks In the mornings. 




Attleboro, Massachusetts f 

Richard Roland Pariseau, born on February 3, 1938, in Attle- 
boro, Massachusetts, has left quite a nnark on the Naval Acadenny. 
Dick starred in two varsity sports, football and lacrosse. He canne here 
from Tabor Academy where he starred in football and basketball 
and was very popular. Besides being an all-around athlete, Dick 
found no trouble excelling academically, and he had a 3.4 average, 
hie also was a top striper and a really great guy. Dick plans to fly 
now and it's certain that he'll do as much for the Naval Service as 
he did at the Naval Academy. 

Pemaquio point 


Baltimore, Maryland 

A native of Baltimore, Buz was already well known on arrival 
because of two years spent at NAPS. During his four years at the 
Naval Academy he became even more popular throughout the Bri- 
gade because of his smile and friendly personality. Although never 
a genius, Buz was able to hold his own in academics, and surprising 
no one but himself, never did become unsa+. It was as a romantic 
young midshipman that Buz found his true metier. Though pinned by 
Second Class year, he had already left behind a long trail of broken 
hearts. As for the future, it holds no fears. Buz is on the threshold 
of a fine career and a satisfying and useful life. 


Lincoln, Nebraska 

"Knock off sweating, Mr. Phelan. " With perspiration cascad- 
ing down his face, Jim was launched into Plebe year. From the be- 
ginning, Jim built his reputation upon his desire to make his mid- 
shipman days a success, hlis goals were high, but his desire and 
determination made them a reality; whether it was turning in top 
scores in pistol competition, writing a perfect physics examination, 
learning to play tennis, or just keeping ahead of half a dozen girls at 
once. Although quietness was his nature, he was seldom without the 
right answer to a classmate's problem or that bit of humor when a 
laugh was needed. Jim takes with him those qualities necessary for 
a successful future. 




New Orleans, Louisiana 

Mike hails from New Orleans, Louisiana. He arrived with a 
lot of ambition and a nickname — the fish. It was the proper one 
because every afternoon during the winter, as a member of the 
swimming team,, he went to the pool to practice for that tough one. 
The butterfly became his favorite stroke and the 200-yard swim his 
best event. During youngster year he broke a Naval Academy record 
and received his letter. But swimming was not his only occupation, 
hlls constant quest for knowledge was unquestionably manifested by 
his interest, in such material as rock n' roll and the Washington Post's 
funnies. But, with all joking aside, Mike will unquestionably be a 
success in the fleet and it has been a great pleasure to have known 
and to have been associated with him. 


Groves, Texas 

' Moose, ' as his friends call him, halls from that glorious re- 
public of Texas. hHe attended Lamar Tech for one year before leav- 
ing his Naval Reserve Unit and entering the Academy. Bill Is always 
ready to lend a helping hand to anyone who needs It. hie Is also one 
of th ose rare, true friends. hHIs recreational pursuits are fishing, swim- 
ming, and duck hunting. Bill Is an avid Navy man and thirty years 
is his goal. 


Monticello, Georgia 

Rich was born on the 29th of July, 1936, In Monticello, 
Georgia. He attended Monticello High School before going away 
to school. He attended Middle Georgia College for two years where 
he majored In science before entering the Academy. At the Academy 
Rich found a home away from home. Losing himself In the sports 
program (boxing, fieldball, cross-country and volleyball), extracur- 
ricular activities (the French Club and NACA), and his academic 
work, he found little time for wine, women, and song. Rich plans to 
wear Marine green when he graduates. 




Marlon, Oh 


Although hiank came to USNA after one year of fraternity 
life at Baldwin Wallace College, he adapted hinnself quite easily to 
his new environment. Acquiring the position of company representa- 
tive during his youngster year. Hank maintained this role throughout 
his remaining two years on the Severn. Academics apparently did 
not offer too much of a problem, as he could be found most fre- 
quently in the rack. The remainder of his spare time was spent in 
active participation in battalion football and tennis. Despite his quiet 
nature, hiank was often seen dragging a variety of girls to Navy's 
social events, hlowever, he has managed to keep in his possession 
his class crest, a fact of which he is quite proud. Regardless of which 
branch of the Navy claims hIank as its own, this capable and stead- 
fast person will be a valuable asset in the service of our country. 


Nantlcoke, Pennsylvania 

Bill came to the Academy after serving a term at Greenbrier 
Military School. Poncho, as he was called at the Academy, was very 
active in company sports, twice being a member of the Brigade 
championship basketball team, hie also played plebe football and 
four years of company fleldball. Although Bill didn't drag very much 
around the Academy, he Is very well known around the elite circles 
of Nantlcoke, Pennsylvania. If all goes well, the Marine Corps will 
obtain a fine officer. 

Binghamton, New York 

Bud came to the Naval Academy fresh from high school in 
Binghamton, New York. The family bakery at home kept his company 
well supplied with cakes and cookies during plebe year, but he was 
perhaps most notorious as the "human guillotine " of first class ties 
on hlundredth Night. Bud lent his athletic talents to the First Bat- 
talion football team and also found time for extracurricular activities 
in the form of Chapel and an occasional diet or two. Graduation 
will find him headed for a career in Naval Aviation. 




Indianapolis, Indiana 

Possessing a quiet, unassuming manner and a roguish sense of 
humor which belied his drive and high ideals, Torry is remembered 
as a productive and hard-working individualist. Undefeated in com- 
pany cross-country plebe year, he went on to run with and later 
manage the varsity cross-country squad and to row t50-pound crew. 
As managing editor of the 1960 Lucky Bag, his efforts contributed to 
a great extent toward the publishing of a successful yearbook. In 
addition to a certain lass, lorry's outside interests include medicine, 
rocket technology, racing sports cars, and working on his MGA back 
home in Indianapolis. 

N(3tSLU' ~ 


Hagerstown, Maryland 

Joseph Richard Rosengren (Rosey Joe) was born July 26, 1937, 
in Kansas City, Missouri, • but considers hlagerstown, Maryland, his 
home. Joe entered the Academy from HHagerstown High School 
where he excelled in sports and was an outstanding individual, hlis 
sports interests at the Academy centered around golf but also in- 
cluded battalion football, company basketball and company softball. 
Maintaining a 2.9 average, plus the fact that Joe is a very likable 
and capable individual, has left no doubt that as he embarks on a 
Naval Air career he will be an outstanding officer. 


Kulpmont, Pennsylvania 

Bob comes from Kulpmont, Pennsylvania, a small mining town 
in the anthracite coal district of Pennsylvania. After graduating from 
high school, he attended a year of prep school at New York Military 
Academy where he was active in football and lacrosse. After com- 
pleting a year of prep school, he entered Bucknell University in Lewis- 
burg, Pennsylvania, on an athletic scholarship and pursued a pre- 
medical course. During this year at Bucknell, Bob took the entrance 
exam for the Academy and entered the Academy the following June. 
While at the Academy, Bob played four years of football and could 
always be seen with members of the team. 




Plattsburgh, New York 

Kev, or "Tiger, " as he was affectionately known by the plebes 
and his classmates, was a stalwart on the Fighting Fourth's volleyball, 
soccer, and radiator squads during his four-year vacation on the 
banks of the Severn. He was the first nnidshipnnan to write in Gaelic 
and still manage to pass all of the academic courses. He turned out 
to be a Dago cut, having mastered the Portuguese language in only 
two short years. However, his Naval Academy ambition, to speak at 
a Portuguese Club banquet, was never quite realized. Kev hopes to 
go Navy Air. 


Port Angeles, Washington 

Washington was the state that Colin called home. He entered 
the Naval Academy by way of the Naval Reserve as a lowly seaman. 
Academics did their best to dominate Colin but he found an escape 
in dragging, sports, and the company coffee mess. Being an advocate 
of the Great Northwest he found the flat East Coast somewhat dis- 
mal but his easygoing manner carried him through until he was able 
to head back V/est. The four years spent at the school by the 
Severn did their best to change his views of the Navy but the Silent 
Service won the battle and has gained a future officer. 


New York City, New York 

Pinkie, as he is known to his friends, is a Navy junior and has 
lived in many places but he calls Toronto home. Although it was 
widely known that he usually preferred the relaxation of deep sleep 
to athletics, he was a valuable asset to such teams as the Third 
Company cross-country and steeplechase teams and was a first-rate 
defenseman on the battalion lacrosse team. Pinkie is one of the few 
who can go Into a skinny final with a 3.2 and come out with a 2.5. 
Prior to entering the Academy he was in the Marines and attended 
the Naval Academy Preparatory School. Being a staunch supporter 
of the Corps he intends to return to the Marines upon graduation. 
Pinkie will certainly be as big an asset to that fine outfit as he was 
to the Brigade. 




Norfolk, Virginia 

Norfolk, Virginia, proudly claims Ray and remembers him for 
his exploits on the football field and wrestling mat. After preparing 
at Bullis Prep, Ray joined the Brigade and immediately entered the 
hospital. But he bounced back to become a prominent fixture in the 
wrestling loft. Old "Scars," with his infinite array of jokes and humor, 
was well liked by his classmates and although he was forever grumbling 
about the academics he left his mark at the Academy. 


New York, New York 

One bright summer day Steve said goodbye to his Greenwich 
Village hideaway and made the long trek to Bancroft on the Severn. 
Armed with a constant smile, which was enough to brighten the dark- 
est of the "Dark Ages," and an unlimited interest in everything about 
him, Steve took on Academy life with an unusual zeal, hie was a 
mainstay of WRNV through the station's hours of trial and tribula- 
tion and he was a hard worker for the Public Relations Committee. 
Steve further enriched his extracurricular activities as a Log editor 
for two years, hlis widespread Interest in Brigade affairs was, how- 
ever, secondary to his sincere interest in the people about him. hlis 
many classmates will attest to the fact that he had no casual acguamt- 
ances; Steve had only good friends. 


Jersey City, New Jersey 

Cliff, often called "Rock," was undoubtedly one of the most 
personal figures in the Second Company, hlis ready sense of humor 
and application of wit towards the everyday intimacies of life within 
the system made him a popular figure among his classmates. While at 
Navy, Cliff demonstrated his athletic talents by serving on the plebe 
baseball and gymnastics teams, making the Brigade Boxing finals, and 
shortstopping a strong company "A" softball team. Extracurricular 
activities were not forgotten though, as his bongo drums, the Catholic 
Choir, and the Drum and Bugle Corps may attest, hiailing from 
Jersey City and prepping at Columbian, Cliff continually worked to 
Improve himself and to achieve a small measure of success. This has 
been more than accomplished. The Navy should be proud of a job 
well done. 




Elmhurst, New York 

Champ's life on the Severn has been a busy one. His ability 
to characterize famous people kept "Plebe Pete' in mi • • md 
for happy hours (which really were happy) and come-arc de- 
pressed "firsties." Pete's favorite sport, trampoline MIt I ,V 
was often interrupted by his job as baseball manager v.' 
shared with a few reluctant trips around the cross-country course our 
ing off seasons. With such a busy day, Pete's high marks were made 
with a strong will and a good flashlight. With his leaving Annapolis 
to |om the fleet, Pete will take with him the good wishes of not only 
his classmates but of all those who knew him. 


Louisville, Mississippi 

Sharp, who hails from Louisville, Mississippi, entered the Acad- 
emy after attending Georgia Military Academy and Mississippi State 
University where he majored in Electrical Engineering. Most of his 
time in sports was contributed to battalion football and gymnastics. 
His extracurricular activities consisted of being a member of the 
Portuguese Club and the Naval Academy Christian Association. A 
major part of his spare time was contributed to Academy social 
events where he could usually be seen with a nice-looking drag. 
Because Navy aviation always attracted Sharp, he now plans to begin 
pre-fllght training in Pensacola, Florida. 


Hagerstown, Indiana 

John Shaw — a handy man to have around, whether at a party, 
a bull session, or just sitting across from you during study hour. Jack 
studied hard and came up with a lot of right answers. He was always 
good for a laugh. We thought he used to study too hard so we had 
a coming out party for him. That loosened him up a bit but he still 
managed to get good grades. Old John hasn't figured out exactly 
what he wants to do after graduation but whatever it is, he is certain 
to find success. 




Orono, Maine 

To Frank, the Naval Academy and Submarines have been the 
shining light in tha future since early in his childhood. After high 
school he chose to start toward this goal as a white hat and spent 
a year in electronics technicians school and NAPS before coming 
to the Academy, hiere, Simp contributed his talents to battalion 
football and company cross-country while managing the crew team 
for two years. Simp also found a great deal of pleasure in his pad 
but the Stagllners' call to arms on Saturday nights seldom failed to 
rout him out. Challenges by the Bull and Dago departments were 
brushed aside and Simp has fought his way right up to the prow of 
that Submarine. 


Saco, Maine 

After a year of college at Bowdoin, which is in the heart of 
the Ivy Colleges In Maine, Jere decided to don the Navy Blue 
and to enter into the arms of Mother Bancroft. Being an ardent 
sports enthusiast, he will always be remembered for his spirit and 
sportsmanship which brought victory to several company and battalion 
teams. Although not a star man, he experienced little difficulty with 
academics. After his classmates mastered his New England dialect, 
they never seemed to tire of his tales of his beloved Maine. When 
he enters Navy Air, we know the Navy will have a hard worker, 
cool thinker, and above all, a fine gentleman. 





Tom came to the banks of the Severn from the shores of 
Lake Michigan. While In high school he discovered the fun of playing 
football and at Navy proved to all that he was very capable on the 
field. One of Tom's many pastimes was listening to music. He also 
sang in the choir during his four years at USNAY. Asked at any time 
what food he preferred, his reply was steak. Although he would 
always deny it, his roommates would vouch that he constantly talked 
in his sleep — in Polish, no less. Tom wants Navy Air after graduation. 




Kingston, Pennsylvania 

After graduation from Larksville, Pennsylvania, High School in 
1955, Nick entered Wilkes College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, where 
he studied engineering and became vice president of the Engineering 
Club. The realization of Nick's dreams was his entrance into the 
Naval Academy. This opportunity was fully appreciated and exploited 
to the fullest. hHe was usually on the Superintendent's List but 
academics were not his only preoccupation. Company soccer, field- 
ball, and battalion soccer and crew kept his constitution hard. The 
weekends in turn softened up this granite constitution and the Class 
Ring and Crest Committee, Chess Club, and Russian Club satisfied 
his urge for the gregarious club life. Career-minded Nick looks for- 
ward to the many opportunities to be had in the future of Navy line. 





Coming to Navy after a year at both UCLA and Tokyo's 
Sophia University, Bob brought with him a willingness to do hard work. 
This was demonstrated in that the Superintendent's List seldom ap- 
peared without his name. But never one to be known as a bookworm. 
Bob busied himself with many of the company and battalion intramural 
squads. The Reception Committee kept his weekends busy with en- 
tertaining visiting teams. When Bob was around, you were always 
sure to know of the advantages of the Golden State. Bob's only 
concession was that there was a certain Georgia peach that even 
California couldn't equal. After a year at sea, Bob hopes for assign- 
ment to sub school. Good luck to a great guy in his service endeavor. 


Mount Pleasant, lov/a 

"Deac" left the fields of Iowa to come East for a look at the 
Navy and the sea. Youngster cruise filled the bill and it wasn't long 
afterwards that he was looking to a career in Navy Air. Besides the 
never-ending fields of corn, he left at home his OAO, wondering if 
Christmas would be complete or if Bob were staying on at Canoe U. 
to play bridge. Not one to expound to the profs, he nevertheless 
had an easy time staying high on the academic ladder and will be a 
welcome addition to any service. 




Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

Stan came to the Academy straight from high school in Pitts- 
burgh. During his stay at Navy Stan has become well known for his 
flip-flops on the Gym team. As for the fairer sex — Stan always 
answered, Td rather spend my free time sleeping." The Navy is his 
first choice despite youngster cruise. He is known for being master 
of the untuned uke. With his inquisitive mind he found little trouble 
in solving the mysteries of academics. Cheerful and friendly, Stan had 
a smile for everyone. 







Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

From the City of Brotherly Love came Ed Szweda: woodsman, 
card player, and pool player. During his four years at Navy Ed 
managed the varsity rifle team and could always be found working 
out in the boxing ring or lifting weights. A great liberty hound, he 
could be depended upon for many laughs at a gay drinking party. 
Not one to refuse women, Ed says he is a confirmed bachelor. Because 
of his Interest In flying, Ed has chosen aviation as his career field. 

Larry entered the Naval Academy after a year at Rose Poly in 
his home state of Indiana, hlis musical preferences lie toward classical 
pieces, with a flair for bagpipes. During the academic year "Tomi" 
would be seen frequently in town supporting his favorite extracurricular 
activity by selling ads for the Log. Many winter afternoons found 
Larry circling the steeplechase in preparation for the meets, and in the 
other seasons he was a member of the "Y.P." squadron where he 
gained much practical knowledge of navigation. After graduation, 
this Indiana boy hopes to do some graduate work at Pensacola in a 
T-34 and then on to fleet aviation. 




Washington, D. C. 

Quiet, mild-mannered, soft-spoken Duane, hailing from a long 
line of seafaring men, sometimes boasts of his pirate ancestors or the 
gun-running he intends to do someday. He has lived on the water, or 
near it, all of his life; born on Staten Island, New York, he has traveled 
up and down both coasts and lived in hiawaii. Arriving at USNA, 
he knew more about radio and electronics than many of his skinny 
profs. Active in the Radio Club and as an amateur radio operator 
his first love is communications. Contributing also to the varsity pistol 
and the battalion yawl sailing teams, he has left a favorable record 
behind as he seeks his career as a Navy line officer. 


Haverhill, Massachusetts 

Bob, a native down-easterner from Massachusetts, came to the 
Academy after spending a year of college at Bowdoin. Beginning as 
a plebe and continuing through his four years at the Academy, Bob 
demonstrated his athletic talents as a fine brigade boxer and battalion 
football fullback. Known as "Sambo" by most of his classmates. Bob 
had the spirit and determination which gained him top honors in 
anything he undertook, including academics. Following the tradition 
that "Navy line is mighty fine," Bob plans to be a "tin can" man. 
The fleet will benefit by gaining a very capable officer who is always 
a gentleman in the truest sense and always makes sure the job Is done. 


Pryor, Oklahoma 

After a year of collegiate ease, Marty gave up the dusty 
Oklahoma plains to see the sea via USNA. The conversion was com- 
plete; he actually saw the light and became an enthusiastic booster of 
Navy line. Academics were merely a necessary evil put up with be- 
tween football seasons and hard work for the BAC. Tecumseh's adorn- 
ment and the messhall posters have often shown the Tull touch during 
the past four years. Marty devoted his leftover time to plotting the 
capture of the current "world's most beautiful woman." No bull 
session was complete without a contribution from Marty and his 
classmates were assured of a good time by his presence. The spirit 
and enthusiasm that he has will be more than welcome throughout 
his career in Navy Blue. 




Lancaster, Pennsylvania 

After a year in the Naval Reserve and Bullls Prep, Milt came to 
the Academy vv'here he was to bolster the plebe football and lacrosse 
teams. After a year of J.V. football, he turned his talents to fieldball 
and Softball. Talented as Milt was in sports, his luck appeared to run 
out In skinny; it seems as though he never would admit that F equals 
MA. Early in second class year Milt made his stab at glory when he 
managed to blow five circuit breakers in one period. Milt has always 
been a one woman man, believing that no woman was perfect except 


Bloomer, Wisconsin 

Shaggy, as he was called by his classmates because of his 
receding hair line, came to the Naval Academy from the north woods 
of Wisconsin via Northwestern Prep School, hie left his guns at home 
and the only hunting that he did at USNA was finding a way in 
which to get along with the Bull Department. He spent many hours 
rowing with the 150-pound crew team. Shaggy returned home on his 
leaves and spent his time there either tinkering with his old Chrysler 
or entertaining his favorite girl. Navy Air is what he hopes for upon 


Morgan City, Louisiana 

After one year at LSU, Bob decided to give up the easy and 
comfortable ways of civilian college life. It didn't take the boy from 
the "Shrimp Capital of the World " long to be recognized as one 
of the friendliest guys around. Never one to take the system seriously, 
Bob was always ready to laugh it up when the going was tough. An 
outstanding soccer player. Bob was kicking the ball around for the 
varsity for three years, and as a Navy jet jockey, he'll be kicking 
around the skies for a few more years to come. 




Newton Lower Falls, Massachusetts 

During his four years at the Academy, this son of the roclcy 
countryside of Massachusetts had one big problem — getting up at 
reveille. Once his wives had managed to turn him out, things proved 
to be no problem, as he did well In everything he undertook. Aca- 
demics proved to be no obstacle for Tom. He always had plenty of 
time for dragging, writing letters, and playing cards, which were his 
favorite pastimes. However, he was also a mainstay on his company 
sports teams, and could always be found on one of those fields of 
friendly rivalry. Another one of the many who desire Navy wings, 
Tom should go far with his pleasant nature and ability to do things 


Plain City, Ohio 

Dave came to the Academy from Ohio after a year in prep 
school. Always quick with a smile or cheerful word, he quickly made 
many friends. A diligent worker in anything, he did much in both 
company and brigade sports activities. His quick wit and cheerful 
attitude were a constant boost to all who associated with him. Dave 
was a good student and was always willing to help out his classmates. 
He will always be well remembered by his classmates, and his honesty. 
Industry, and winning personality are assurance of his future success. 


Buenos Aires, Argentina 

Mario came to the Naval Academy after having completed a 
year and a half at the Escuela Naval Mllltar, In Argentina. This was 
indeed a great challenge for Mario, since he was the first from his 
country to become a Midshipman at Annapolis. It was soon proven, 
however, that the challenge was met, for Mario was truly a success. 
Ma rlo's main Interest In sports was soccer. He participated In soccer 
for four years, and was a member of the varsity squad for three of the 
four. Even though Mario will not serve In our Navy, It has been a 
great pleasure to have had him aboard these past four years. He Is 
truly a diplomat, who has made all of us closer to our Spanish speaking 
neighbors to the South. 




Greenville, Texas 

After arriving at USNA from his home state of Texas, Al 
settled into Academy life with a great deal of determination and 
perseverance. Whether it was tackling a tough homework problem or 
hitting the rack for an hour, Al has gone about it with this same 
amount of determination. Not all of his moments have been devoted 
to these pastimes, however. As a plebe and youngster he ran track 
and cross-country, and he has also been active In the sailing program 
at the Academy. After graduation Al plans to go Navy Line. 


Charierol, Pennsylvania 

A likeable Latin, "Bo" came to the Academy via the gridirons 
of Columbian Prep and Charleroi, Pennsylvania. Once here, he showed 
that same drive and ambitious spirit, which, in high school, earned him 
the tab of "most likely to succeed." In the afternoons, after the long 
football season was over, "Bo" could be found in his favorite spot, his 
bed, listening to his beloved progressive jazz in hi-fi. Three years of 
football and those cozy afternoons helped time pass quickly, and "Bo" 
realized his dreams of graduation, that flashy red Corvette, and those 
flashier wings of gold. 


Montebello, California 

In the course of a misspent youth, crowded with swimming at 
Huntington Beach, lifeguarding at the Montebello Natatorium, and 
skiing in the Sierras, Bill managed to acquire the credits necessary for 
graduation from California's institutions of secondary learning, hiere 
at USNA, Bill was able to keep his grades above average, and to 
stand near the top of his class in physical training. His afternoons were 
filled by company 150-pound football in the winter, and yawl sailing 
in the spring and fall. After graduation. Bill plans to return to his 
beach boy role, on the white sands bordering Navy's cradle of aviation. 




Oceanside, New York 

Al stepped out of high school into a Navy uniform in 1954. 
After serving two years as a white hat he came to USNAY. With 
average grades, he found plenty of time for his favorite sport; the 
rack. When he wasn't in the rack, the rest of his time was spent 
sailing yawls, listening to Nat "King" Cole, or thinking about sport 
car racing. A lover in the first magnitude, he vowed never to take that 
fatal plunge, but was willing to let any girl have the opportunity of 
finding his weakness. Pensacola will probably be the place where Al 
will next hang his hat. 


Newington, Connecticut 

Wearing a friendly smile and filled with enthusiasm, Tom 
waved good-by to his beloved New England, and came aboard USNA 
for a four-year cruise. hHis ability to apply himself, and his desire to 
learn, resulted in academic success. Even so, Tom was never completely 
satisfied with his achievements and was constantly striving to do 
better. On the athletic field his competitive spirit and talented toe 
were a great asset to the company soccer and football teams. A man 
of varied Interests, Tom could always find time to enjoy a weekend 
with one of his many drags. The service will be greatly enriched with 
the presence of this capable leader. 


Minersvlile, Pennsylvania 

Bob ascended from the recesses of a Pennsylvania coal mining 
town into the dark caverns of Bancroft hiall. hie came via NAPS, but 
still did not have time to kick the coal dust from his heels before 
entering the Academy. Minersvlile lost a good athlete, but it was 
Navy's gain. Bob devoted most of his time to varsity baseball, and 
the rest of his time was spent writing to his one and only. With his 
tremendous drive, we are sure Bob will find success in whatever field 
he wishes to enter. 






A staunch defender of his beloved Sunshine State, Buz canne 
to the chilly banks of the Severn for a highly successful four years. 
One of the "Four Princes," Buz's engaging manner and boyish snnile 
seemed to win a new heart each weekend, but, heedless of his wives' 
advice, he allowed a certain home town miss to consume much of his 
time. Buz distinguished himself as a driving intramural lacrosse player, 
and branched out into 150-pound football during his last two years, 
but still continued his conscientious efforts at his academics. They 
paid off well, and his many friends at Navy agree that the fleet will 
gain a fine and capable young officer, plus a true gentleman. 


Ord, Nebraska 

Arriving at the Academy right out of high school, Ron was 
determined to continue his football career — first on the plebe team 
and then as a standout at fullback with the battalion eleven. An all- 
around athlete, this Nebraska boy also participated in battalion track 
and company softball. Academics came easy to this blonde lad, and he 
always maintained high grades, even though he spent a large part 
of study hour playing cards or reading some pocket novel. Always 
ready, either to help his classmates with their studies or to join them 
in their social endeavors, Ron was a valuable asset to the big 


Tulsa, Oklahoma 

Bob was one of those who pulled himself into the Academy 
by his boot straps. After joining the Navy in the summer of '54, he 
saw a better future as an officer, and finally came to us via Balnbridge. 
Always interested in sports, Bob had two favorites; wrestling and 
sailing. He devoted all four years to both, and competed in three 
summer ocean races aboard the " Light." Tramid left its mark on 
Bob, for the future will find him in green. In many ways Bob was 
somewhat of a ladies' man, and he never did seem to have much 
trouble finding a weekend date. Bob always knew where to look for 
his drags, and never left a stone unturned. 




Haddonfield, New Jersey 

The Garden State of New Jersey yielded this varsity athlete 
and great asset to the Naval Service. Graduating from Haddonfield 
Memorial hHigh School in '56, "Bart" promptly fitted himself into the 
Navy v^ay of life. After second class summer, Navy Air is his future. 
The lacrosse team will lose a valuable player in Bart,- since he played 
plebe,--JV, and varsity throughout his four years at Navy Tech. Bart 
will always be remembered by his classmates, first for being a swell 
guy, and then for his seventy watt amplifier that blasted them out of 
the second wing. 


Shelburne, Massachusetts 

The company star, Web arrived from Bullis Prep with a well 
oiled slide rule and an oft-thumbed calculus book. Academics pre- 
senting no problem. Web's time was devoted to card playing and 
women. Both of these abilities were aptly displayed on youngster 
cruise, as many of his classmates will attest. Although Web is an 
able student, his instructing capabilities are doubtful, as they resulted 
in a broken limb for an Admiral's daughter while on a skiing venture. 
Many blisters caused Web to switch from crew to sports more fitting 
to his talents. Pensacola and Navy wings of gold appeal to him and 
success is certain. 


Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Ed attended Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, for one year 
upon graduation from Lutheran hiigh School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 
While at Miami he was a member of the NROTC. Ed's interest then 
turned toward the Naval Academy, which he entered by congressional 
appointment. During his four years at Canoe U., his outstanding 
personality made him very popular among the members of all classes. 
Ed avidly participated in fencing, soccer, steeplechase, and yawl 
sailing. Extracurricular activities did not escape his attention either, 
as he was a member of the Gun Club, Aviation Club, Boat Club, 
Russian Club and the Log and Splinter staff. After graduation exer- 
cises, Ed will receive a commission as Second Lieutenant in the United 
States Marine Corps. 



New Orleans, Louisiana 

After many travels as a Navy junior, Pete finally found a honne 
at Navy, and rapidly gained notoriety as one of the "Four Princes." 
Boxing came easy to Pete, and he was one of the outstanding con- 
tenders for the Brigade title; his bouts with the academic departments 
proved a little tougher, but his diligent application to studies pulled 
him through. Youngster cruise found him in Brazil, where he has 
returned during leave periods to see a special little Brazilian girl. 
Pete will be remembered by his classmates as a sound friend and a 
great competitor. 


Dragerton, Utah 

Chuck, after three years of college life, decided to start anew 
at Navy. Since his arrival, few if any dull moments have been spent 
by his many friends. Being varsity football manager took up a great 
deal of his time second and first class year, since all but one year of 
his football eligibility had been used playing at Utah State. His 
constant hustle in this capacity will be remembered by both coaches 
and players. Upon graduation. Chuck will start a new and surely suc- 
cessful career with the Marine Corps. This man from the Rockies will 
long be remembered by those who were fortunate enough to come 
In contact with him. 


Swansea, Massachusetts 

Dick's booming voice and witty personality were always a 
welcome deviation during the "dark ages." Whether it was with the 
academic departments or the athletic department, Dick always ex- 
celled, hie was constantly willing to give a helping hand to those of 
us who did not understand the intricacies of skinny and steam, and 
he was one of the few chosen to participate in the Advanced Science 
and Mathematics Seminar. Navy Air and submarines were two of 
Dick's favorite topics. When it came to the fairer sex, Dick always 
had some good tales to tell and hints to give. Regardless of what 
course he takes, we can be sure it will lead to the top. 




Naperville, Illinois 

Don came +o Navy by way of a small school in Naperville, 
Illinois, and Columbian Prep in Washington, D. C. His stature, past 
ability, and personality have made him one of our consistent class 
leaders and representatives during the past four years, hie has been a 
stalwart on Navy football teams, both plebe and varsity. In addition 
to football, Don was a better than average golfer, playing three years 
of varsity golf. Since our flying, second class summer, Don has been 
looking toward a career in the air, and at present is anticipating his 
first tour of duty at Pensacola. 


Audubon, New Jersey 

Ron, the pride of New Jersey, came to Navy with great am- 
bitions, and a football tucked under his arm. Playing football and 
baseball for the plebe team, he established himself as one of our 
most versatile performers. He later settled down to varsity football, 
and continually thrilled the Brigade with his fantastic runs from the 
halfback position. Ron met with the same success in academics, as 
they proved to be no obstacle for him. It was somewhat of a lift to 
talk with Ron, for he always had a cheerful word, even during those 
long "dark ages." Ron hopes to move on to Pensacola after graduation. 



San Angelo, Texas 

Born in Norwalk, Connecticut, Harry soon realized his error, 
moved to the Lone Star State, and then proceeded to Navy armed 
with a copy of Texas Brags. Harry was one of those rare guys who 
can swallow the academic routine here at Navy and, without a strain, 
still have time to star in such extracurricular activities as gym and 
WRNV. He constantly amazed his classmates by showing up with a 
different girl for every occasion. His tastes in music were positively 
on the semiclassical side. A typical Texan, he modestly attributed his 
success to experience gained in the plains of Texas, and hopes for a 
career in Naval Aviation, where we, his classmates, confidently expect 
him to earn the reputation of a San Angelo boy who made good. 




Chappaqua, New York 

Home, to Bill, is Chappaqua. a small town in the hills of 
northern Westchester County, New York. Since his early days in high 
school he planned to come to Navy. When he finally made it, he 
found plebe year quite different from the carefree college days at 
Tufts University, where he studied engineering for a year. As well as 
maintaining better than average marks, Bill was active In plebe foot- 
ball, varsity lacrosse, and was a member of one of the Fourth Bat- 
talion's championship football teams. His ambition is to fly the fastest 
thing the Navy has, and we all wish him the best of luck, and happy 






Jim embarked on his four years at the Academy after a year 
of preparation at Sullivan's Prep in Washington, D. C. He calls 
Whiteflsh, Montana, his home town, although he was an Army brat 
and lived there only a very short time. While at the Academy Jim 
applied himself diligently to the academics, and participated actively 
In intramural sports, his preference being handball and brigade boxing. 
He was also an avid supporter of Navy intercollegiate sports, as a 
certain Dartmouth student learned rather vividly. Jim's favorite 
pastime, besides sleeping, was cluttering up the rooms with his 
clothes after classes and on weekends. His loyalty and desire to 
succeed will serve him well in the Marine Corps. 


Columbia, South Carolina 

Bill came to Navy from Columbia, after a year of prepplng 
at nearby Columbian Prep. Never having any trouble with the aca- 
demic departments. Bill had plenty of time for his International collec- 
tion of femmes and his search for a good party. After starting with 
the plebe football team, he settled down with the intramural squads, 
where his natural athletic ability and enthusiasm were a great asset. 
His love of flying will make him a natural for Navy Air, and his only 
worry seems to be how he Is going to fit those long legs into the 
narrow confines of a jet cockpit. 




Leon, Iowa 

After a year at Iowa State University, which he insisted was 
a happy one, "Joe" was sworn in as a Midshipnnan. The casual mid- 
westerner loped through his Academy years standing well in the upper 
half of his class. "Joe" is probably best known for his many hours of 
able bridge playing, prolific letter writing and other study-avoiding 
endeavors. Never one to sweat the system, "Joe" kept his warm 
sense of humor continually, and easily accumulated many friends 
throughout the Brigade. "Joe's" easy-going manner and warm per- 
sonality will, long be remembered. 


Milford, Ohio 

Jack came to us from the land of the Buckeyes, where he 
called Milford home. Continuing in his interests from high school days, 
you could always find him on the basketball court or the football field, 
where he was always adding a word of encouragement to his team- 
mates. Always game for a hand of bridge or a party. Jack soon be- 
came one of the most likeable men in the Company. As a member of 
the hop committee and chairman of the ring dance, Jack soon proved 
to his classmates that he could do the job and do it well. Navy Air 
has most certainly gained an officer who will be a welcome addition 
to any squadron. 



Merlden, Connecticut 

The "Little Bear" came directly from high school in Meriden, 
Connecticut, in his four years on the Severn he has been a mainstay 
on the battalion football team, active in extracurricular activities, and 
a star man academically, htis intelligence, his athletic ability, and his 
personality, as well as those other qualities J. P. Jones requires of a 
Naval Officer, immediately won him the respect of his classmates. 
Thus he became one of the most popular members of his class, hlis 
outstanding characteristic has been his dependability. When assigned 
a task, he has always accomplished it efficiently. This trait, plus his 
infinite coffee capacity, will make him a welcome addition to the 
wardroom of any submarine. 




Bucksport, Maine 

John came to the Naval Academy from the rock-bound coast 
of Maine, and has proved himself to be a valuable asset to the 
Fourteenth Company. Since John never had any trouble with aca- 
demics here at the Academy, he had ample time for extracurricular 
activities, hie devoted most of his time to the Newman Club, the 
Brigade Public Relations Committee, and the Fourth Battalion and 
Fourteenth Company football teams. His willingness to give his all 
for these teams is certainly in evidence by looking at his nose, which 
has suffered gravely from his football experiences. Also, having been 
gifted with a great sense of humor, John was usually the instigator of 
many of our happier moments during these past four years. This trait, 
combined with his desire to do well in all that he undertakes, should 
make him a welcome addition to the fleet in the future. 






One of Ohio's own, Jerry came from west of the Alleghenies 
to the Chesapeake shore in pursuit of higher education in naval science. 
An avid claimant of the "Silent Service," "Coop" looks forward to a 
submarine future, having made it into a hobby. However, in spite of 
the fact that his grades were well above average, Jerry certainly 
contributed his share toward the glorification of the Blue and Gold. 
On the football field in the Fall, the return of white works found him 
far out on the Chesapeake in command of the Highland Light, aiming 
toward victory on the high seas. This familiarity with the sea, and 
respect for hard work, certainly served Jerry well toward becoming 
an outstanding naval officer. 


Davenport, lov/a 

Bob claims Davenport, Iowa, as his home town. He Is a 
graduate of Balboa High School In the Canal Zone. As a wearer of 
the green he attained the rank of Corporal, and came to us with good 
qualifications. His concentrated effort has been on academics, but 
he found time to be one of the outstanding performers in intramural 
sports. Like everyone else, he had his troubles with the books, but he 
made it. He is a party boy, but he prefers his women in singles rather 
than crowds. We think the Navy Is getting a good man in Bob. 



Ann Arbor, Michigan 

Bob came to USNA from Ann Arbor, Michigan. While at the 
Academy he distinguished himself in a number of ways. As captain 
of the plebe football team he was their leading halfback, going on to 
play three years for the varsity. Active in class activities, he was 
Vice-President of the class and served on the class honor committee. 
Singing also Interested him, so he became a member of the chapel 
choir. All these activities did not bother him academically, as he was 
a star man. Bob's friendly manner and tremendous drive are certain 
to lead him io success, whatever he decides to do after graduation. 
We of the Fourteenth wish him smooth sailing and the best of luck. 


Bronx, New York City, New York 

John, sometimes affectionately called the "Golden Greek," 
came to the Academy with quite an interesting and varied background. 
While here, he continued to exploit his many attributes, helping to 
make those hard times at the Academy easy to accept, hlis never 
ending humor, as well as his Latin American dancing, will always be 
remembered by us all, for John had the wonderful ability to radiate 
cheer wherever he went. John's exceptional popularity seemed to 
exemp lify this. 


St. Louis, Missouri 

Larry arrived at Navy with an outstanding asset, a gift of gab, 
which he has used ever since. He really took to this military stuff, 
being as he had lust completed four rough years at a military high 
school. He was probably the only plebe to go through plebe year 
without saying "I'll find out, sir," he always had an answer. Larr could 
solve any problem except one, that being women, hie was always being 
chased by at least four. 




Stamford, Texas 

Bobby came to the Naval Academy from Stamford, Texas, via 
one year at Arlington State Junior College. Although he could have 
stood higher in his class, Bobby, never one to overwork himself in his 
studies, preferred to spend a great deal of time writing letters or 
racking out. Highlighting his extracurricular activities were his four 
years as a member of the Antiphonal Choir. An active participant 
in intramural sports, Bobby specialized In battalion handball, and 
was a shotputter on the battalion track team. Bobby was known for 
his ability to meet any situation, no matter how hopeless It seemed, 
and undoubtedly this characteristic will contribute to his success during 
his career as a naval officer. 


Primrose, Pennsylvania 

Pennsylvania lost an asset to her industry when Charley traded 
his miner's helmet for the Blue and Gold. He brought with him a 
battered old guitar and a never ending supply of good humor. Charley 
was always ready to lend a hand to anyone who asked. Academics 
were never any problem, and outside the classroom he could usually 
be found hard at work on the gridiron or In the wrestling loft. Charley's 
keen sense of fair play will make him an outstanding leader In the 
"Silent Service." 


Bound Brook, New Jersey 

Charlie, as he Is better known to his classmates, hails from 
Bound Brook, New Jersey, where he was an outstanding wrestler. 
Carrying this ability to the Academy, he wrestled on the plebe, 
battalion, and varsity teams, scoring many a victory. Having previously 
had two semesters at Maryland University and one at Rutgers, Charlie 
was pretty well set for academics at the Academy. Leave always could 
find him heading for home, as liberty call never slipped by this "good 
time Charlie." For the future, Charlie plans to make flying his goal, 
and If Interest is any part of success, there's no doubt that he will be 
the best. Good luck and success to a proud product of the class 
of I960. 




Lorain, Ohio 

When Angelo walked through the gates of USNA, he found 
life here quite diffe"ent from that of the town of Lorain. "Flip" lost 
his grief in a deck of cards, and when everyone else was clacking 
slide rules, "Flip" was caressing those fifty-two harbingers of evil, 
hie always seemed to have a book in his hands, but it was more often 
Goren on Bridge than math or skinny. When "Flip" wasn't participat- 
ing in the local bridge tournament, he was doing a standout job for 
the company fieldball team. A big competitor, "Flip" is certain to be 
a success in pny field he chooses. 


Gresham, Oregon 

Out of the rain forests of Oregon Dirk came to the Naval 
Academy only to find he had stepped out of the frying pan into the 
fire. But never one to let a minor thing such as constant precipitation 
dampen his spirits, he was always ready with a quick comeback to 
anybody's quip. John spent a year at the foot of the enemy's camp, 
at Braden's Prep School in Cornwall-on-Hudson, before coming to 
Navy. Plebe year's spare time was spent on Upper Lawrence behind 
a first baseman's mitt, but his interests later shifted to quiet after- 
noons on the bay as skipper of a YP in the Power Squadron. This 
experience will be well used as he steps aboard that "can" after 
graduation. If all goes well, it's "New London, here I come!" 


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

Tom, a graduate of Mt. Lebanon hiigh, came to the Academy 
on a congressional appointment. He still insists, however, that he was 
just another tourist in the yard, when the powers that be suddenly 
discovered that the class quota hadn't been filled. Tom soon found 
that math was to be his major academic foe, but he simply put his 
head down and continued to fight on. Football and dragging were 
two of his greatest weaknesses, and he was never one to pass up a 
chance to take liberty and get away from the system. A pleasant 
personality and good sense of judgement are two of his many at- 
tributes, which should lead to a successful service career. 




McKeesport, Pennsylvania 

John W. Durham came to the Naval Academy from McKees- 
port, Pennsylvania. "Bull" brought with him a wealth of baseball 
statistics. Never much for the ladies, he spent most of his time playing 
battalion football, listening to the Steeler's games, occasionally hitting 
the books, and always figuring out how long It would take him to get 
to McKeesport. Easygoing "Bull" never let life in Bancroft get the best 
of him. hlis subtle humor kept his wives and classmates in high spirits. 
These same qualities that made him so enjoyable at the Academy 
should add to a very successful Navy Line career. 


East Longmeadow, Massachusetts 

Four years ago. Bob arrived from the backwoods of East 
Longmeadow, Massachusetts, with his supply of King's English, and 
has ever since been endeavoring to show everyone else how our 
language should be spoken. He has worked hard on extracurricular 
activities, academics, and even harder on keeping that little black 
book swollen with names from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Scarsdale, 
New York, to Oxford, Ohio. Many a bleak morning we mids were 
greeted by his cheery, if a little groggy, voice booming out like a 
foghorn over the air waves from WRNV, the Voice of the Brigade 
of Midshipmen, and his DJ shows from Radio Free Bancroft are 
known by many. One can easily identify the profession for which Bob 
Is aiming by looking at the unique submarine tie clasp located in 
the obvious place beneath his blue service. 


Naugatuck, Connecticut 

"Fitz" deserted the joys of college life, after one year at the 
University of Connecticut, to come to Navy. Youngster cruise on a 
"tin-can" made him susceptible to the Navy's air arm, and after 
aviation summer he was a confirmed bird man. While here he par- 
ticipated In the company sports program. In the fall it was soccer, 
in the winter fieldball, and every spring he could be found with 
mitt on hand, throwing a softball. Although "Fitz" didn't get along 
too well with the professors at Navy, academically speaking, in some 
circles he Is considered a teacher's pet. 


Des Moines, 



Quiet and sincere — this is Butch. Yet, a good man to have at 
a party and even better to have in a touch football game. A student; 
he wore stars. All these things are combined in this lad from Des 
Moines, Iowa. Butch had always wanted to come to the Academy, 
and even tried to do so after his junior year in high school, hlowever, 
the ma-th part of the exam was a bit too much for him at that time. 
The second time around was "no sweat," and soon he was being 
sworn in. The four years on the Severn went by quickly, and before 
he knew it he was throwing pennies at Tecumseh for the last time. 
After graduation, who knows? Success is assured in whatever \\e 
decides upon. Another thing is certain — this is one man who won't 
soon be forgotten by those who knew him. 


Minneapolis, Minnesota 

One of Minnesota's better contributions to the Naval Service 
is Al (Magoo) Fulkerson. Al, a native of the Golden Gopher State, 
is a '55 graduate of West hiigh in Minneapolis. Before coming to the 
Naval Academy, Al attended Northwestern Preparatory School. 
Blondes and sports cars are Al's two greatest weaknesses. Always a 
big hit with the fair sex, he could often be found on weekends 
dragging some sweet young thing. The Supply Corps will be getting 
a very dedicated and high-calibered man. A most rewarding Naval 
career lies ahead for Al. 


Alexandria, Virginia 

It might be said that Gene rowed his way into the Naval 
Academy. From a high school championship crew he stepped right 
into the Naval Academy program and took an active part in crew for 
four years. Off the water activity found Gene engaged in the com- 
pany squash competition. It was typical of "Phillsey" to take a sincere 
interest in, and devote a lot of attention to, his chosen activities. 
Gene was easy going, and his sharp sense of humor made him an 
amusing companion. A true gentleman of the old South, Gene is 
headed for the Marine Corps, and the achievement of the goal that 
brought him to the Academy. 




Topsfield, Massachusetts 

After a long tour of Academies both at Northeastern and 
Navy, "Ubah" is prepared to join the fleet. His intellectual prowess 
has enabled him to stand near the top of his class as well as aid 
many a struggling classmate with the studies, hlis cheerful attitude 
and the ever present right words have won him many friends. Posses- 
sing the qualities which are beneficial to a good officer, John looks 
forward to a successful military career. 


Houston, Texas 

William Moran Gillespie comes from the second largest state 
in the union. He was born in Houston, Texas, September 15, 1937, 
and came to the Academy after two years at Texas A&M. He 
played football at A&M and was also a standout fullback on the plebe 
team. Bill has been known for his promptness, for he has never been 
late at the Academy. Ever since second class summer, when he first 
took the controls of an airplane, he has planned a career in Naval 
Aviation. Bill is definitely a man of the future, for he is always looking 
ahead. To his many friends he will be remembered for his vast knowl- 
edge of football and women. 


Ruxton, Maryland 

"Strap" came to us via Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, as have 
many other Illustrious Academy graduates, including his brother John, 
who graduated with that well remembered class of 1957. Well known 
for his weakness for the opposite sex. Strap could usually be seen 
dragging some cute little dolly on weekends, in that bustling metrop- 
olis of Crabtown, where something exciting was always happening. 
Although he wasn't particularly fond of academics, and had to really 
slug it out with most of them, he finally made it! Number one on his 
pet peeve list was P-rades, and could he gripe about them! He could 
always be heard saying, "If I ever become Superintendent . . ." We 
all wish "Strap" the best of luck In whatever he chooses to do, and a 
hearty "Bon Voyage." 




Cleveland, Ohio 

"Al! roads led to Cleveland," thought Tom, who was always 
there whenever we had more than thirty-six hours leave. Believing that 
there is nothing like getting an early start, Tom came straight from 
high school, and is one of the youngest members of our class. An avid 
{azz enthusiast, Tom never had any trouble with the books, and en- 
gaged actively in sports. A man of extreme patience and a warm 
personality, he was popular with everyone. Tom's eyes prevent him 
from pursuing his chief ambition, flying, but whatever he does will 
be done well. 


Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 

From Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and proud of It, Jim came to 
the Academy bestowed with an enviable versatility. Sportswise, Jim 
started with plebe football, broad-iumped, played JV soccer, and 
added to this a little company volleyball, heavyweight football, and 
Softball. Off the athletic field his talents were no less, for he was a 
capable student as well as Sports Editor for the I960 Luclcy Bag. 
Jim's sphere of influence, however, was not limited to the prescribed 
seven miles. He was a lover of music, preferably music with a beat, 
women, and parties, where he could always be found by looking for 
the escort of the best looking girl in the place. It looks as though 
they'll have another good man, a man of character, when Jim dons 
the Marine green. 


Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Jon was born in Milwaukee, and came to the Academy directly 
from high school. Although Jon's academic standing Is not the best, 
he has done very well in all of his courses at the Academy. Jon has 
only one outside Interest, excluding girls, and this is track, hie has 
been on the varsity and plebe teams during his entire four years. 
During the off seasons, he was found working out, to keep in shape 
for the track season, hlis choice of service is Navy Line. 




Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 

A man of musical and academic talents, Ralph entered the 
Naval Academy after graduation from Cuyahoga Falls High School, 
hlis main athletic interest proved to be golf, in which he excelled. 
Undaunted by the rigors of plebe year, he sailed to the successful 
conclusion of his voyage at USNAY. Playing the cello and lending 
his voice to the Chapel Choir afforded him an outlet from academics, 
while furthering his musical ability. Wherever Ralph went, his warm, 
friendly smile was sure to tag along. Ralph's lot in future life appears 
to coincide with that of the Destroyer Navy, where his fine qualities 
will be a welcome asset. 


Terre Haute, Indiana 

Jimmy, the Terre Haute Flash, came to us after two years of 
distinguished service in the Marine Corps. Plebe year found Jim over 
in MacDonough Hall giving his all for the plebe gymnastics team. 
Since then he has switched his talents to the classroom and the intra- 
mural field. After conquering the Dago department, Jim has had a 
pretty easy time with the academics. On a weekend he was often 
found out on the bay, putting the Freedom through her paces. The 
future will find Jim donning the Marine Corps green. We are sure 
that Jim's drive will carry him right to the top. 


Birmingham, Alabama 

Rob came to us from the deep South, after a brief period at 
Birmingham Southern College. In high school, Rob was both a 
winner In the classroom and on the tennis courts. Returning to his habits 
at USNA, he played a season of plebe tennis before retiring to bul- 
wark the battalion team, taking time out in the fail to head the 
Thirteenth's squash squad. Holding his own on the slide rule circuit, 
Rob was one of those fortunate ones selected for the advanced 
science seminar. Whether in Green or Blue, on the courts or off, Rob 
will obviously continue to excel in the years ahead. 



Coffeyville, Kansas 

Lou was a landlubber from the Middle West, whose greatest 
ambition was to wear the Navy wings of gold. Arriving at USNA, he 
found that life was led at a considerably faster pace than in Kansas, 
and, consequently, he spent a rather hectic first year. hHavIng survived 
the rigors of plebe year and youngster cruise, Lou was equipped with 
all the^ necessary nautical lore to call himself a true Navy man, and 
the succeeding years as an upperclassman had only an occasional 
unpleasant encounter with the Bull department to cloud the horizon. 
Lou's quiet determination and will to work have assured him of the 
admiration of his classmates, and assure him a rewarding career in 
the service of his country. 


Arlington, Virginia 

Tom IS a well traveled Navy Junior who has really been around, 
but he claims Arlington, Virginia, as his home. An accomplished uke 
player and music lover, this lad could always be found where fun was 
being had. hie possesses a tremendous personality and was a favorite 
of all his classmates. Battalion and company sports teams benefited 
greatly by his enthusiastic participation, as he was a sports fan and 
a fine competitor. The imitating of wild animals was one of Tom's 
special talents. Tom will follow in his father's footsteps and become a 
Naval Aviator, and is sure to carry on In the same fine tradition, for 
his qualifications are many. 


Mattapolsett, Massachusetts 

Nate was born on 14 January, 1938, in the city of New Bed- 
ford, Massachusetts, hlis entire childhood was spent in the small town 
of Mattapolsett, six miles from his birthplace. For his primary educa- 
tion, he attended Mattapolsett Center School for nine years, hlis 
three years of secondary schooling was obtained at Falrhaven hiigh 
School. From high school, Nate came straight to the Academy. As 
a plebe, he was active In battalion crew and track, as well as company 
football. Youngster year, he played with the battalion football and 
water-polo teams. He was also a member of the Antiphonal Choir and 
String Ensemble. After graduation, Nate's preference Is good old 
Navy Line. 




Reading, Pennsylvania 

"Hink" was Reading, Pennsylvania's, representative to the Acad- 
emy and the Class of I960, and a fine representative he was. A 
hard charger in the classroom, as well as on the football field and the 
wrestling mat, Ron competed in plebe football, plebe wrestling, varsity 
football, wrestling, and ISO-pound football. Always the life of the 
party, "hllnk " could be found searching for fun, be he in Rio, New 
Orleans, Newport, or Annapolis. Second class summer impressed 
him, and Navy Air will lay claim to him after graduation. We all 
wish him good luck and a profitable future. 


Cold Spring Harbor, New York 

From his home on Long Island, Tom came to the Academy by 
way of Milton Academy in Massachusetts. Learning to sail on Long 
Island Sound, he found it an easy transition to Chesapeake Bay. Sailing 
dinghies plebe year, he switched to the yawls, and was on the ocean 
racing team. He found time to play plebe soccer, and to help the 
company fleldball team during the winter season. A person who likes 
music, Tom used his talents and sang In the Choir and Glee Club. 
Always enjoying to work with people, we are sure Tom will go far 
In his choice of Navy Line. 


Milo, Missouri 

Hailing from Milo, Missouri, Jim entered the Naval Academy 
after two years at Southwest Missouri State College. A natural 
athlete, Jim found little difficulty in playing on any Intramural team 
of his choice, but his favorite was company basketball. His athletic 
ability was overshadowed only by his scholastic ability, with which 
he maintained his star average. Foremost in his extracurricular activi- 
ties were serving on the Honor Committee and singing in the Chapel 
Choir. His jokes and stories of the Ozarks, in his well known Missouri 
drawl, provided many hours of enjoyment for his classmates. 




Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 

Jimmy put the cows in the barn and hung up his pitchfork 
four years ago, and embarked on his naval career. Previous schooling 
at Stroudsburg State Teachers lent a hand to his early academics, 
but the math department was always there trying to take Jim's 2.5 
from him. Rifle, fleldball and varsity dinghy sailing occupied the 
afternoon sports hours, while a few club activities filled the spare 
evenings. Pensacola and those Navy wings of gold changed Jim 
during the past two years, for he's changed from a staunch advocate 
of Navy Line to a Navy flier. 


Waterbury, Connecticut 

After spending a year enjoying the gay college atmosphere 
at Fairfield U., Bob came to Canoe U. intent on continuing his good 
fortunes here. The rigors of "Ploob" year did little to dim his always 
friendly smile, hiis contagious good humor affected all, especially at 
those 5 A.M. reveille parties. Academically, "Nucci" contended that 
"skinny" was mastered by magicians only, but he always seemed to 
do a little better than he had expected. Athletically, he was a com- 
bination of fish In water, and bird in the vaulting pit. What time 
remained, he devoted to the Newman Club and Reception Com- 
mittee. Bob's accomplishments at Navy were many — flat tire and 
dead battery In whites at 2:00 A.M., letters with upside down stamps, 
and falling from the top of his triple rack. With his sunny smile and 
common sense, the Navy will have one more destroyer In capable 


Alexander, New York 

Although Paul came to the Naval Academy right after gradua- 
tion from high school, he adopted the Navy way of life easily. He 
was valedictorian of his high school class and thus had no troubles 
with academics, leaving many spare moments for wrestling. During 
the off seasons of wrestling he led the battalion soccer teams to 
victory, hils only complaint was the fact that gym and wrestling both 
had the same seasons. Paul was well liked by all of his classmates, and 
by everyone who came In contact with him; this latter group con- 
taining a multitude of women. 




Washington, D. C. 

Born as a Navy junior, Joe's one ambition was to attend the 
Academy. He arrived here via St. John's College hiigh School and 
Columbian Prep. Joe was a good guy to know, always willing to help, 
whether it be with studies or with any other problem that turned up. 
"Vangooch," as he was popularly known, was a little on the quiet 
side, but he always accomplished what he set out to do. He always 
had an eye for the cute girls and a technique to go with It. Joe's 
favorite topic of conversation, outside of girls, was submarines. As 
life passes on, Joe will always be near the top. 



Gallatin, Tennessee 

Sid hails from a state claimed by the Confederacy and later by 
the U. S., namely Tennessee. He joined the Brigade of Midshipmen 
upon graduating from Gallatin High School. He was active in intra- 
mural sports and served on various committees, but still found time 
for his favorite weekend sport of dragging. A winner at heart, he 
has never been known to turn down a good game of Hearts, or a 
relaxing afternoon of canoeing. Sid's natural ability of finding room 
in crowded places will make the submarine service his home away from 
home. Sid's personality, and desire to do his best, will make him a 
success in whatever he undertakes. 


Brooklyn, New York 

Sam came to Navy from his hometown of Brooklyn, New York, 
after two years at St. John's in Brooklyn. Due to his previous studies 
in college, Sam was one of the more fortunate. He had no trouble 
with academics, and was able to devote his leisure time to extra- 
curricular activities, intramural sports, and the rack. Women never 
seemed to pose a problem, as he was able to find them even in the 
most remote regions of his travels. If Sam ever goes on trial, they will 
convict him of only three things: his blind dates, his craving for wild 
music, and his inability to decide who was his One-and-Only. 




Rocky River, Ohio 

The "Butch-Kid" brought to the Navy the innocence and 
enthusiasm of youth. Butch accepted the burden of being the youngest 
man in the class with dignity, and when he wasn't extricating himself 
from trouble, he could be found chugging around Thompson Stadium 
"getting in shape." hie was the only Mid who could put an inch on 
his arms by just looking at a 100-pound barbell for two hours. Through 
it all, Butch is one of the few who has managed to retain the en- 
thusiasm with which he started out, and he should certainly go on 
to make a fine career of the Navy. 


Westland, Pennsylvania 

Kicking the coal dust from his spikes and bringing his love to 
run with him, Bob contributed much to the success of the cross 
country and track teams during his plebe year. Youngster year found 
him involved in this same endeavor, with some company football 
thrown in for variety. Having no difficulty with academics, except 
for an occasional "Dago" final. Bob found plenty of time for the 
Newman Club, writing his one-and-only, and listening to his many 
varieties of mood music. After second class summer, another love had 
been added to Bob's life — that of Navy Air. hlls conscientiousness, 
determination, and leadership abilities should mark Bob as an ex- 
cellent Naval officer and "jet jockey." 


Walworth, Wisconsin 

After completing two years of engineering courses at Milton 
College, Pete decided upon a career in Naval Aviation via the Naval 
Academy. At Navy Pete found the academics were no challenge, due 
to his well developed background in science. hHis high academic 
standing was limited as he was "one of the boys" and a lover of 
parties. A real competitor, Pete was a rugged man on the soccer 
field and 150-pound gridiron. This amiable and refined Chicago 
rogue will have much to offer to Navy Air starting this fall. 





Mineola, New York 

While here at his beloved home away from home Al made a 
collection of nicknames. Since they are part of his life at USNA, they 
should be recorded for posterity. They are: "Great Ace," "Big Ski 
Gonlash," and "The Flower of Mineola." Al was potentially a great 
dragger, but his motto got in his way. This famous motto was, "I can't 
be bothered." His wit continually kept his friends amused, and his 
knowledge kept his "wives" in school. Al was never too busy to lend 
a helping hand to anyone who had trouble with his studies. HHis future 
appears bright. 


San Pedro, California 

The "Fisherman" hails from the home of "Moaning Maggie." 
Between tales of abalone fishing and Naval Aviation, Al could usually 
be found on the excused squad or in the local hospital, thanks to his 
never ending trials on the JV gridiron. Known affectionately as "the 
dealer," Al was always on hand with a solution to any problem. An 
ardent student, Al found little trouble with the academic grind. 
Pensacola waits with arms spread wide for this potential multl-englned 
fly boy. 

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Alexandria, Virginia 

Whenever Pete disclosed his hometown of Alexandria, Virginia, 
everyone guessed, and correctly so, that he was a Navy junior. As a 
plebe he was first introduced to squash, to which he quickly adapted 
his tennis playing talents, enabling him to win his "N" as a youngster. 
He was equally adept with a slide rule, and was even noticed carrying 
his slipstick to "Dago." Pete was no stranger to the Superintendent's 
List either. Youngster year he proved that academic achievement 
varies inversely with the square of the rack time. Although a consistent 
dragger, none of the opposite sex have managed to get a firm hold 
yet. It goes without saying that Pete's naval career will reflect his 
success here at the Academy. 




Spokane, Washington 

To most of the Brigade, John, the Irishman, was a carefree, 
easy-going party-boy, but to those who knew him well, he was a 
serious minded individual who held steadfastly to his convictions. He 
had the natural ability for separating the trivial from the important. 
Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, helped prepare John 
for his role as an organizer of men. Always willing to lend a helping 
hand, John pulled many of his classmates through the first year of non- 
dragging by knowing local girls. During his four years at Navy this 
smiling Irishman was the key figure in many bull sessions and card 
games. John looks for a future In Naval Aviation. 


Long Beach, California 

Mike was born on the island of Oahu and, being the son of 
a Naval Officer, has lived on both coasts of the United States. Coming 
to USNA after a year at the University of California, Mike has made 
quite a record, hie has been a member of the French Club, Varsity 
track team, and has spent many long hours as biography editor of 
the I960 LuctyBag. Mike has always shown a sincere attitude and, 
with such a trait, will certainly benefit the Naval service. 

PemAQUid Point 

Terre Haute, 



Gary came to the Naval Academy, at the ripe old age of 
nineteen, from Terre hHaute, Indiana, with one year at Rose Polytechnic 
Institute behind him. He Immediately proved his worth In academics 
by starring, and his musical talents In Catholic Choir, hlis height and 
experience also added greatly to the company's basketball and volley- 
ball teams, hlis great love, other than dragging, is flying the model 
planes he builds in the lower reaches of the fourth wing basement. 
This love of flying is reflected In his choice of duty. Gary wants to 
earn his wings of gold In Navy Air. 




Claremont, New Hampshire 

Harry came to the Academy from Valley Forge Military 
Academy, where he was graduated valedictorian of his class. During 
his four years at Navy, he kept up his academic record while also 
giving up time to extracurricular activities: the Drum and Bugle Corps 
and the Concert Band. His main sporting interests centered around 
tennis and golf while at the Academy, but during Christmas leaves, 
his pastime was skiing at the resorts of New Hampshire and Vermont. 
After graduation, "Charlie Chaplin" intends to go to sub school. He 
has his plans all made out, so if he's as determined to make them 
come true as he has done In the past, he'll have a very rewarding 
career In the Navy. 


Sackefs Harbor, New York 

Jim journeyed to Canoe U. from far upstate on Lake Ontario. 
In high school, In addition to being valedictorian and president of his 
class, Jim captained baseball and basketball, while calling signals in 
football. At USNA Jim played a year at end on the ISO's, before 
answering a more urgent call to the books. Holding down the Infield 
on the company regimental softball champs, Jim proved a welcome 
addition to intramurals. Always quiet and re.<^erved, Jim looks forward 
to a career In Naval Aviation. V^ith the same spirit that has made him 
a winner on ihe Severn, we know Jim will be successful on the ground 
or In the air. 


Harrlsburg, Pennsylvania 

Alex was a likable, easy-going guy who always had a cheery 
greeting for any and everyone. A slash, he was consistently on the 
Superintendent's List. Alex's main weakness was a pretty face and 
he was always one to give the girls a thrill. During his spare moments 
Alex put In a lot of time on extracurricular activities, being on the 
Lucky Bag, In the Antiphonal Choir, and In the Gun Club. As an 
athlete, he was an ardent member of the battalion golf team, plus 
giving his company many fine performances In 150-pound football. 
Alex's ability and ambition will take him far In whatever direction he 
chooses to go. 




Williamstown, Massachusetts 

"Pancho" came to the Academy with a diversified background, 
which included inherent characteristics of a New Englander: a year 
in the Ivy League, a stint in the Army, and a desire to go into 
medicine. He could never adequately explain the correlation between 
medicine and the bounding main. Dave was a versatile contributor to 
the Academy's success In athletics, playing both varsity tennis and 
squash for three years. Inclined to take life as seriously as he took to 
the books, his smile and good humor made a place for "the good 



Lake Geneva, Wisconsin 

Jack came to Navy all the way from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, 
the garden spot of the world. "Lucy," as he Is known to all of us, 
was always the fellow to see when the going got tough. With a big 
smile and a bigger heart, he won many lasting friends at Navy. 
Besides playing basketball and bowling, he could always find time to 
listen to his collection of records on his famous hi-fi, which he built 
himself. Between studies, Lucy's sense of humor was always available 
to anyone. Always ready for a chuckle, he was undoubtedly one of 
the most liked men in the class. 


Glassboro, New Jersey 

Charlie halls from up Jersey way. A graduate of Glassboro 
hiigh School, he played football and basketball. He left a comfortable 
life at home and followed the footsteps of his brother by donning 
the Navy blue. An exceptional athlete, he concentrated his efforts on 
lacrosse and company sports. Charlie and the academic departments 
had their differences, but he managed to hold the upper hand most 
of the time. Charlie holds claim to being one of the party boys of 
the class, leaving behind many unforgettable memories of good 
times. His preference is the Marine Corps, and he will be one of the 
best we send them. 






With a perpetual smile, Ken has been a welconne nnember to 
any and all groups. Although originally from Columbus, Ohio, by 
being a Navy junior he has moved about a good deal. In athletics, 
fall seasons have found him out for plebe and varsity cross-country, 
while winters and springs have been devoted to plebe and varsity 
track teams, hlis other interests lie in fishing, dancing, and psy- 
chology. Ken's present Intention is to go subs and, without a doubt, 
he will be a great asset to the Silent Service. 


Norfolk, Virginia 

Bill came to the Academy immediately after graduation from 
high school in Norfolk, Virginia. hHome for Bill has always been where 
his father, a Navy mustang, was stationed. With a deep respect and 
understanding of Navy life. Bill quickly adapted to the highs and 
lows of Naval Academy routine. Bill played plebe tennis and squash, 
and followed that up with three years of each of the varsity racquet 
sports, being elected captain of the squash team his last year, hie 
was a good academic student, and particularly enioyed the profes- 
sional aspects of regular and extracurricular activities. Bill was al- 
ways straightforward, kind, and eager to extend a helping hand; 
traits of character which brought him respect and admiration from 
everyone who crossed his path. As graduation bells are ringing. Bill 
is looking forward to a successful career in the Navy. 


Haverhill, Massachusetts 

"Moon" left the land where people "pak their cahs ' for 
Bullis Prep, and then later the Naval Academy, through the courtesy 
of the Naval Reserve. They didn't come any better than "Moon," 
as any of his friends would tell you. The books didn't present any 
problem to him; he conquered them with ease as he did with any- 
thing else he put his mind to. Liberty was always more enjoyable 
with him along to liven things up with a lot of laughs. A man who 
knew what he wanted, he could always see the humorous side of life. 
His determination and friendliness impressed all who met him. 




Kellogg, Iowa 

Fred went directly to the University of Iowa from high school 
and, after two years of college, enlisted in the Navy. After a year 
and a half in the Navy, he came to the Naval Academy. He never 
said very much, but made his presence known by playing company 
soccer and basketball, and winning his first N star in varsity baseball 
during youngster year. Although quiet, he is never at a loss when 
called upon to demonstrate his prowess with the fair sex. When asked 
about his marital intentions he can usually be heard to say, "At present 
I'm enjoying life too much for anything like that." 


Riverside, California 

Military life has been Dave's first love. After serving his 
stretch as a sergeant in the Marine Corps, Dave decided to further 
his education at USNA. After his four years at the Academy, during 
which time he has been among the top scholastically, Dave plans on 
returning to that toughest branch of military life. During his second 
class annual leave, Dave, with five of his classmates, entered Airborne 
School and received his jump wings. An ardent athlete, participating 
in tennis and handball, Dave hes helped his battalion in many vic- 
tories. The Marines will receive a good man when Dave enters 
Quantico this coming fall. 


Portsmouth, New Hampshire 

Bob, one of those fortunate nomads called Navy juniors, came 
to USNAY from Lansdowne, Pennsylvania. Actually, he was born in 
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, but California is his favorite state (be- 
cause of the species of femmes encountered there). A great organizer. 
Bob was forever recruiting drags for his friends and throwing post 
football game parties that were smashing successes. Although a 
shoulder injury, sustained plebe summer, curtailed the possibility of 
any varsity sports, it did not keep him from participating in company 
and battalion competition. Bob is Navy to the core, and aspires to 
concentrate his future in the "Silent Service." 




Sa n Francisco, California 

Jim arrived at the Academy after distinguishing himself for 
one year at the University of California at Berkeley. This gave him 
an advantage in his academics, with the notable exception of plebe 
steam. Being a Navy junior, Jim was something of a world traveller, 
and wa6 always ready to talk about Japan, Hawaii, or his favorite 
home town, San Francisco. Jim did well in academics as an upper- 
classman, particularly in dago and bull, hie was always known to be 
squared away, and ready to assume any task with responsibility and 
determination. Dedicated to a career in the Navy, he will be wel- 
comed aboard wherever he goes. 


Arlington, Virginia 

Coming to us from Arlington, Virginia, Mike is truly a credit 
to the company. A portion of Mike's interests lie in that little house 
on Dorsey Creek, where he has been an asset to the 150-pound crew 
team for these past four years. The remainder of his extracurricular 
interests have been in the game of double-redouble. Academics 
came easily to Mike, and he stood in the upper part of the class. 
Navy Line looks mighty fine and it looks as if Mike will carry on the 
traditions of his family and be a "tin-can sailor." Whatever he does, 
he is certain of success. 


Chatham, New Jersey 

From the playing fields of Chatham, New Jersey, he came 
determined to attain All-American fame. With one year at the Uni- 
versity of Virginia, he was ready to set new scholastic standards, but 
alas, he failed. Sam merely became an outstanding Midshipman. 
During these four years, Sam has earned three varsity soccer letters and 
maintained a high academic average. All work and no play, however, 
did not make him a dull boy, for should the occasion arise, he could 
outlast the best at a little beer drinking. As for the future, wherever 
it leads him, Sam will surely be doing his part for the Navy. 



Owensboro, Kentucky 

Doug came to us after a carefree year at Wabash College. 
Always the easy going Ken+uckian, he never sweated the books, but 
still managed to keep his grades respectable. Doug is best remem- 
bered by his classmates for his ready wit and ever present grin. 
Racquet sports were his favorite, and the intramural squash and 
tennis teams enjoyed his support. Doug and girls always got along 
well, and he always seemed to have one. A career in the air seems 
to be his destiny, and we know Doug will go along doing well and 
making friends throughout the service. 


Rowland, North Carolina 

Jim arrived at the Academy immediately after receiving his 
high school diploma. Untainted by college life, he quickly adapted 
himself to the routine and, aided in no small measure by the system, 
began building character. Academics took its share of his time, but 
never did it interfere with dragging or sleeping. Along with a rich 
rebel drawl, Jim has retained a strong love for rock and roll music 
and dancing. Soccer has been his favorite sport at the Academy, 
and his natural ability added greatly to the success of the battalion 
and company teams. FHis frank, but friendly, nature will be a great 
asset to him In the future. 


Baltimore, Maryland 

John, born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, came to USNAY 
by way of Baltimore Polytechnic Institute. Upon arriving at the Acad- 
emy, he found there was no silver lining in that big, black cloud over 
Bancroft. When not mumbling incantations against the Maryland 
weather, John spent his time lifting weights to get in shape for the 
beach. "Flash" Mendelis was a stalwart on the company cross- 
country and steeplechase teams. The only subject that he didn't 
sweat was P.T. Struggling through academics for four years gave 
John a fine competitive spirit, which will enable him to reach any 



St. Louis, Missouri 

Coming right out of high school and jumping into plebe year 
Isn't easy, but with Bob's wonderful attitude he adjusted himself very 
quickly to Academy life. The ocean sailing team couldn't have gotten 
along without Bob, and I'm sure that he couldn't have done without 
them either, for that was his main interest as far as sports were con- 
cerned while at the Academy. Of course he was also very active in 
company sports, of which his favorite was soccer. Bob was never one 
to have to worry about studies in high school, and his four years at 
USNA were no different. Bob's big complaint was that he had too 
many girls chasing after and writing to him. He didn't really mind 
that, but he could never catch up with his correspondence. 




Prior to Bill's entrance Into the Academy, he spent two years 
at Nebraska Wesleyan University. The rigid routine at the Academy 
was quite a change for our "frat" man, but It didn't take long for 
Mitch to accustom himself with the country's largest fraternity — The 
Brigade, hiere at Navy, Bill has shown outstanding Interest In gym- 
nastics, as a member of the plebe and varsity squads. Though he 
spent a lot of time with the books, he still found plenty of time to 
socialize with the gang and listen to his favorite records over the 
weekends. As for the future, Bill prefers good old Navy Line. 



Brooklyn, New York 

Don came to the Naval Academy from Brooklyn, New York, 
hlis typical Brooklyn accent and wit make him a must at a party. 
Most of his spare time Is spent dragging local talent from Crabtown. 
Don came South with two and a half years experience of college life, 
making him a well Indoctrinated student. As such he managed to 
squeeze In a little time for card games. As one of the stalwart 
members of the varsity dinghy sailing team, Don gained valuable 
experience sailing on the salty Severn. Don plans on a flying career 
with the U. S. Air Force, along with his brother, a West Point 



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Marion, Kansas 

Dave had no sooner graduated from high school when he 
found hinnself gazing upon the friendly face of Mother Bancroft. Ap- 
parently the transition wasn't too great, for Dave managed to pull 
high grades with a minimum of studying, hie was a person who 
could always find time for playing cards, writing letters, or {ust 
horsing around during study hour, no matter how stiff the academics 
the next day. Golf was Dave's favorite sport, but basketball and 
touch football each occupied a good share of his time. Dave's even 
temper and sense of humor won him many friends, and should prove 
to be important assets in his future career. 


Georgetown, Ohio 

"Dint" was the pride of Georgetown, Ohio, before coming to 
the Academy, hiere he quickly became one of the most personable 
and well-llked men In his company, known to all as "Walrus" or the 
"Red Ape." hie did not star academically, but never had any trouble 
getting by. Athletically, his talents ranged from company and bat- 
talion football to weekend yawl sailing. "Dint" was always game for 
as many good times as the executive department would allow, and 
that mid-west bop of his never failed to snow the girls at {ust about 
every party. "Dint's" all-around ability and personality will make him 
a very valuable asset to any squadron In the Naval Air arm. 


Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania 

Some of us are Navy juniors, some of us came to the Academy 
from the fleet, but Doug had to be different. He roared in sporting 
khakis straight from the First Infantry Division, U. S. Army. tHowever, 
this doggie shifted to blues and fell right into Navy life, hie par- 
ticipated In company activities and sports, after his football career 
was terminated by a broken hand plebe year. Doug provided the 
Fifteenth Company with the liveliest polka music this side of the 
Pennsylvania coal regions, where he was born and raised. He'll soon 
be starting a new career In blues — new, modern Army blue. 




Kansas City, Kansas 

Good natured and happy, Jon arrived here from Kansas Uni- 
versity, and even fhe life of a Midshipman did not change him. His 
ability to learn quickly kept him in good stead, and allowed him 
plenty of time for extracurricular activities and correspondence with 
those many young ladies who welcomed his letters. Having been a 
four-letter man in high school, Jon was a natural for the USNA 
sports program, where he participated in plebe and varsity baseball 
and several of the intramural sports. Sailing became Jon's hobby, 
and he was amid the genoa and spinnaker at every opportunity. Be- 
cause of these attributes and his winning attitude. Naval Aviation 
will gain a valuable pilot. 


Mllwaukle, Oregon 

This long, lanky, likeable fellow who claims Milwaukie (no, not 
Wisconsin), Oregon, as his home, is the kind of guy who just couldn't 
have an enemy anywhere, even at USNA. As far as we're concerned 
his name might just as well have been "Herb" as "Don," because 
his quick wit and side-splitting humor call to mind immediately those 
qualities of Herb Shriner. However, Don did have his serious moments 
once in a while. An avid and well-informed football fan, he showed 
his versatility in six different company sports, while still finding time 
to put up a good fight with the academic departments. Don wants 
to go Navy Air upon graduation. 


Detroit, Michigan 

George came to the Academy with a happy, sometimes care- 
free, sometimes quite serious personality, and from the beginning his 
"no-sweat the system" attitude brought a great number of relaxing 
laughs. Usually the dominant figure in any bull session, he was always 
willing to present his views on any subject. His favorites were politics 
and women. Never studying too much, he amazingly managed to 
derive a maximum from each of the courses. His ■ extracurricular 
interests were with the Foreign Relations Club and varsity debate. 
If in the future he finds enough adventure and enough opportunity 
for bull sessions, we think "O'B" will count his future as a great 
success. All of us who knew George O'Brien will never forget him. 




Portland, Oregon 

Navy gained a unique individual when Jim arrived from his 
home port, Portland, Oregon. Apart from keeping his company 
amused during the Dark Ages, he lent his talents for at least one 
season to nearly every available company sport. On a Brigade level, 
Jim spent all four years as a member of the Catholic Choir. Jim's 
mtentions are to go Navy Line, but with all his assets, we are sure 
he will go far in whatever field he may choose. 


New Rochelle, New York 

Joe came to us from NAPS, having been in the Navy before 
entering the Academy. Ever since his plebe year, which he spent 
terrorizing the first class, this quiet midshipman has added much to 
the morale of his classmates with his philosophical outlook on life. 
Joe's constant readiness with a helping hand or a good word belled 
his stern visage. Contrary to the rumor which arose from the sight 
of his parachutist's wings, Joe intends to head for his dolphins, and 
add his talents to our underwater branch of the Navy. 


Toledo, Ohio 

Bill's trip from the far end of Lake Erie to the Academy im- 
mediately followed graduation from Toledo High School. Although 
the executive department claimed him, his second home was the 
boat house, where he spent many hours successfully rowing his way 
to a seat on the varsity shell and a Navy N. The determination to 
do a job well showed Itself in above average grades in academics, 
while still allowing time for participation in the Foreign Relations 
Club, NACA, and his church party choir, hlis free time was spent 
letter writing, and seldom did the mate pass his room when delivering 
the mail. Bill's personality and abilities kept him from being another 
"just plain Bill," and will head him towards a successful career. 




Herkimer, New York 

One of the youngest men in his class, Bob reported to the 
Academy a weel< before his high school class graduated. Amiability 
was his byword, and his keen sense of humor and distinctive brand of 
laughter made him welcome company at any hour. Like so many 
who have gone before him, he found it necessary to devote less time 
to the rack and more to academics with each succeeding year. En- 
joying the more rugged sports, company soccer and fleldbali were 
his favorites. He was always ready to answer liberty call, but never 
before chasing down the mailman for his daily quota of mail. 


Grand Rapids, Michigan 

Bud embarked on his career at USNA after graduation from 
high school in Grand Rapids, hie had no trouble fitting in, and 
easily overcame the rigors of plebe year. Bud distinguished himself 
by rowing with the championship plebe lightweight crew team, and 
succeeding years found him a stalwart member of the "hllghland 
Light's" crew, with the Bermuda Race being the highlight of each 
year, hfis perseverance and determination enabled him to overcome 
any difficulties he encountered. Bud's determined spirit and his af- 
fable personality have won him many lifelong friends at Navy. These 
same qualities assure him a service career of distinction. 


Mount Vernon, Illinois 

During plebe year Larry participated in several activities, such 
as the Math Club, the Concert Band and the Radio Club, but these 
things dropped in the background as he intensified his efforts in two 
directions, his academics and his sports. To win a letter in gymnastics 
and go to postgraduate school were his main ambitions. He with- 
drew from things, and many a weekend saw him studying, or alone 
in the gym working the horse. A long, lanky six feet, two inches, the 
shorter gymnasts were amazed that he was ever able to do any of 
the tricks. He enjoyed flying second class summer, but hopes to join 
the "Silent Service" on graduation. 




Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

Glen came to us from the suburbs of the steel mill city to con- 
tinue an already outstanding career, hiis high school days were marked 
with constant success in athletics and social life. A year at Columbian 
Prep and a year in the Naval Reserve readied him to take everything 
in stride. Sportswise, Glen was a tiger at the art of self-defense, 
winning the middleweight boxing championship during plebe summer, 
and he was also a plebe standout in football. An easy-going nature, 
blended perfectly with determination •^nd ability will take Glen far 
in the future. 


Odon, Indiana 

During his senior year of high school Chris decided to follow 
the precedent set two years earlier by his brother, and began the 
rigors of gaining admittance to USNA. This was not the easiest de- 
cision Chris had made up to that point, since he had already obtained 
a medical scholarship to Indiana University, and besides, his was a 
predominately civilian family. However, all hands will surely agree 
that Indiana's loss was Navy's gain. Second class summer was the 
turning point of Chris' military career, as it was at Pensacola that 
he decided it would be Navy Air for him as soon as he obtained 
those Ensign's boards. 


Bangor, Maine 

hHallIng from the land of pine trees and lobsters. Rod brought 
to the Academy a ready smile and carefree attitude that mellowed 
during his "Great Lost Weekend." To these he added an assortment 
of abilities and interests that included singing, sailing, and sleeping. 
"Hot Rod" also contributed his athletic talent to Intramural sports 
of the contact variety. Never wanting to push himself too hard, 
"Redhead" coasted through the Sea School with a minimum of 
effort, pausing occasionally to taste the delicacies of Navy life or 
to push the stagllne, but always anticipating the return to normalcy 
after school days were over. 




Dover, New Hampshire 

Bob came to the Naval Academy after two years experience 
with the fleet, and one with the Fuller Brush Company. He became 
interested in crew and was proving to be a good coxswain, but 
found academics to require more time, and was forced to abandon 
it. Following his former interests, Bob became an active member of 
the company soccer, basketball, and softball teams. Because of his 
self-discipline, hard work, and unique sense of organization, it is 
certain that the Submarine Service is gaining an outstanding officer 
in Bob Powers. 


Pearl City, Hawaii 

EnSue, "Su-Su" to his friends, will be hitting the beach in a 
slightly different manner than that to which he has been accustomed, 
for he is a native Hawaiian who will be going into the Marine Corps. 
Born in October, 1938, in Honolulu, he lived in Pearl City on the 
island of Oahu, and attended Kamehameha School for Boys (a U. S. 
military institute) prior to entering the Academy. At the Academy, 
EnSue has been no one's "fall man" on the varsity wrestling mat. 
Although athletics and studies took up most of his time, there was 
always time to keep his uke in tune, and his gal happy with letters. 


East Detroit, Michigan 

It was quite a change from the University of Detroit to the 
Naval Academy, but Dick turned immediately to one thing that was 
most familiar to him — crew. When he wasn't wielding an oar, Dick 
was either working out with weights or a squash racquet, or he was 
hitting the books. Dick aims for Navy Air, and after being checked 
out in his Corvette, he should already be qualified for advanced 
training. A conscientious worker, Dick always studied hard. This trait, 
coupled with his enthusiasm, promises him a fine career in any field. 



Joliet, Illinois 

John came to the Academy after a year In both McCook Jr. 
College and Marquette University. Determination and perseverance 
marked all of Rick's actions here. As a result, the academics never 
posed a great problem for him. It didn't take long for "Big Rick" 
to establish himself at Navy, hie helped the plebe - basketball team 
post &r\ undefeated season, and took part in many company activities. 
A consistent tea-fighter and, from the beginning, a pro-stagliner. 
Rick approached Academy social life always vvith that already men- 
tioned determination. We will remember Rick, among other things, 
for his always temperate opinions and his extra long rack. The Navy 
will find a fine officer in John. Because of his keen mind, dedication 
to duty, and pleasant personality, his future looks exceedingly bright. 


Kallspell, Montana 

After a riotous year at Montana State College, where he was 
one of the top men on the varsity ski team, Phil decided to try the 
military side of life. His all-around ability to make friends, and his 
good humor, have made him an asset to the Brigade of Midshipmen. 
Phil's favorite pastimes Include intramural sports, sitting for hours 
behind the bridge table, and counting the hours until the next leave. 
After graduation, Phil's plans are centered about his desire to fly 
and a pretty young girl from the state of Montana. 


Owensboro, Kentucky 

After a year at Brescia College in the blue grass country, 
George came East to find his way to Navy. Well liked by all of 
those who knew him, he could always be counted on for a few laughs. 
With the time he salvaged from his studies he played battalion 
football, tennis and fleldball. In the field of academics, George 
managed to hold his own without too much sweat or strain, hlls basic 
quality of sincerity, plus a fine sense of humor, made him a great 
friend and classmate, whether on leave, liberty or at the Academy. 




Buffalo, New York 

John halls from Buffalo, New York. \ to the Academy 

upon completion of high school. A good jiuje i. especially In the 
engineering subjects of the Naval Academy curriculum, John ranted 
high among his classmates academically. Not only was he a good 
student, but a fine athlete also. As a crew coxswain for four years, 
John first led the plebes to the Intercollegiate Rowing Association 
Championship, and thereafter proceeded to coxswain the varsity 
shells for three years. A fine competitor, he took full advantage of 
the Academy's numerous athletic facilities. 


Newark, New Jersey 

Dave sacrificed the carefree times of civilian college for the 
sterner atmosphere at Navy, and found that things moved so fast 
for him here that he never missed his old alma mater. Academics 
never troubled Dave very much, and his place as the tutor of the 
"Four Princes" was well respected. Never at a loss for an attractive 
drag, Dave managed to spread himself out among his various loves 
so well that he avoided any serious romances, and plans on life 
as a bachelor for at least thirty years. An active intramural competitor, 
Dave's athletic endeavors leaned toward boxing, and he committed 
himself very well. Dave's confident and aggressive attitude, coupled 
with his pleasant manner, will stand him In good stead in whatever 
he attempts. 


San Diego, California 

"Schweiz " came to Navy via the well traveled road of the Fleet 
and NAPS. Like all Navy juniors, he claimed a multitude of home 
towns, but San Diego, in his beloved land of sunshine, was his favorite. 
When he wasn't battling the academic departments, he made good 
use of his hard earned free time, contributing his talents to a large 
variety of sports. His amiable personality won him a horde of friends, 
a large percentage of which were women. With a deeply inbued love 
for the female race and a mysterious knack, he acquired more than 
his share of femmes. "Schweiz" looks to the undersea fleet for his 




Washington, Pennsylvania 

The Pennsylvania kid came to the Naval Academy by way of 
Bullis Prep. Varsity 150-pound football and varsity track took up most 
of the mighty mite's time and effort, but you could always count on 
him to be around when you needed cheering up. Dick loved music, es- 
pecially calypso by Belafonte. Pensacola will probably be "Supe's" 
next home away from home. The girls found Dick as hard to tackle as 
his football opponents did. Academics came in stride, perhaps be- 
cause he would always say, "It's one grade in one subject, in one day, 
in one of four long years." 


New Bedford, Massachusetts 

Four semesters at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute gave Ray an 
academic background which assured him a high class standing at 
USNA, as well as the loss of many free periods which he willingly 
spent tutoring floundering classmates. The last two and a half years of 
his stay at the Academy found Ray spending most of his free time 
editing the I960 Lucky Bag. hlowever, he always managed to find 
enough time for dragging, a round of tennis or handball, or a workout 
in the Macdonough hiall gym. Leave periods usually found Ray on his 
way to New Bedford and home, or to Mary Washington College. 
The Navy is Indeed fortunate in having among the names on its 
roll that of R. A. K. Taylor. 


Houston, Texas 

Tom came to USNA still knocking the Texas dust from his 
shoes. For a person who lived so far from the ocean, he became 
acquainted with the Navy quickly. Tom prefers subs, and we're all 
sure that his name will rest proudly with the other greats of the 
"Silent Service." Next to chasing a soccer ball for all of his four 
years, Tom's main interest was wild parties — the wilder the better. 
We'll never forget Tom, for his sense of humor, his devotion to the 
service, and his guiding friendship. 




Washington, D. C. 

Nick came to the Naval Academy from a Navy family, and 
claims Washington, D. C, as his home, after living in Japan, Cali- 
fornia, and Rio de Janeiro, hie spent his high school years at Landon 
hHigh in Bethesda, Maryland, where his ability as a tennis player 
made itself known. At the Academy, Nick found his studies a little 
difficult, but surmounted all obstacles with his customary grit and 
determination. This same determination distinguished him as a tennis 
letterman for three years, and as a varsity soccer player during the 
same period. "HHoss," always a good man at a party, chose Navy 
Air as his career, and undoubtedly will make a name for himself 
wherever duty calls. 


Millviile, New Jersey 

Jim or "Jim Bo" as he is known to a few of us, came to the 
Academy with a dream that someday he would play for a Navy 
football team. Through his tremendous determination and drive, 
which was evident in whatever he did, he fulfilled this dream. Football 
was not the only sport at Navy which benefited from his presence, 
for he spent his dark ages on the wrestling team. Always a terrific 
companion, he seemed to add that little something that always 
made whatever you were doing complete. Although quite an athlete 
and extremely popular, Jim will always be remembered by us all 
for his true modesty and overwhelming cheerfulness, which made 
one proud to be associated with him. 


Blue Point, Long Island, Hew York 

After a year of engineering at Tufts University, Den bade 
farewell to his college lassies, and made his way to Canoe U. via 
the NROTC. Besides his craze for railroads, he was often seen with 
many a pretty miss, and firmly believed in the old philosophy that 
"variety is the spice of life." hiaving no trouble with academics, he 
preferred leisure In the form of the sports activities. Den always 
sported a pleasing smile, and was always equipped with a humorous 
retort to another's comment, hlis interest in Navy Air, and his ability 
to make friends, point to a future of great promise. 




Holland, Michigan 


Tim struggled through two years at Hope College before 
settling down for the four year stretch here at Navy. Because of a 
Icnee iniury received while playing football, "Dutch" was unable 
to pursue his first love, and diverted his attention to other fields. 
His biggest pastime was being friendly with everyone, from the 
plebes right on up. There is no doubt that his friendliness will be 
a lifetime asset for him. This friendly Dutchman has decided to serve 
his thirty in Naval Aviation. 

PemAQUIO Point 


Wheeling, West Virginia 

Coming from a military institute, Dave's background made 
It effortless to adjust to life under the code of USNAR. Navy living 
won his admiration, as Is evidenced by his choice of Navy Line. 
hHIs capabilities were by no means limited to the naval profession 
solely, for his years at USNA found him participating in the Chapel 
Choir. Sportswlse, Dave Incorporated battalion tennis and company 
basketball with his normal academic routine. The Navy gains a fine 
performer In Dave Topp. 


Ciairton, Pennsylvania 

"Trigger Joe, ' as he was dubbed by his admirers who watched 
his bullet passes devastate the defenses of opposing teams, came 
to us from Ciairton via Bullis Prep. With his ready smile and likable 
ways, Joe quickly won himself a lot of friends, who found a release 
from the tensions of Bancroft Hall just by being in his vicinity. 
"Trigger" was one of those lucky few who could maintain a respect- 
able average without falling behind on the latest records, or missing 
out on his coveted pad time. Always a hit at the parties with his 
great thirst and low capacity, Joe was forever coming up with 
something new to keep the ball rolling! He will surely be successful 
at whatever he tries as long as he can have his bread, wine, and — 
cha - cha - cha. 




Sheridan, New York 

Forced to miss his own high school graduation because USNA 
was calling, "Trace' received his high school diploma by proxy, 
hlere at the Academy, he established himself as a fine investment. A 
perfectionist from the word go, he never did less than one hundred 
percent of what was expected, academically, on the company soccer 
and one-fifty pound football teams, or in the Choir and Glee Club. 
Whenever we had a little trouble in skinny or steam, Trace was always 
ready with a very capable hand to straighten us out. As for his 
radiant smile, a better advertisement for Ipana couldn't be found — 
dental quarters will witness to that. 


San Pedro, California 

Hailing from San Pedro, California, Jess has lived up well to 
the high Ideals and standards of USNA. Coming out of San Pedro 
High School as valedictorian, Jess went on to be a permanent member 
of the Superintendent's List, and a long time holder of stars. With 
his "go, go" personality, he was very active In the Antlphonal Choir, 
Russian Club, and a spark plug on many company teams. From here 
Jess plans to go to postgraduate school, for a degree In nucleonics 
at Cal Tech. hHe plans to use his degree In Navy Line, and as a 
research engineer while on shore duty. 


Prospect hHill, North Carolina 

From the decks of an old destroyer, via NAPS, Les made his 
way to the Naval Academy, hie was determined to make good or 
learn the reasons why; thus followed a terrible plebe year of learning 
the reasons why. hlls stay at the Academy was highlighted by 
dragging, playing bridge, and figuring out ways to fill his daily quota 
of rack time. Les had a cheerful greeting for everyone, hlls ever 
present smile and ready sense of humor will prove invaluable to 
him In his future Naval career. 






Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

Big "Buck," the biggest little man In the Academy, came to 
us from that section of the country well known for Its football products 
— Pittsburgh. Buck lost no time In finding his sport, but because of 
his size played three years of varsity football for our 150-pound 
mighty-mites. Every class has one man that everyone knows and likes, 
and Buck Is that man in the class of '60. A congenial host, and always 
ready with a helping hand, both in and out of the Academy; just 
ask anyone and they've either been to, or know of, Buck's home in 
Ocean City, hlis enthusiasm for fast and sporty cars will go hand in 
hand with his aspirations of becoming a jet ace. 


Chester, Vermont 

Al arrived at Navy with a smile and a sense of humor, and 
despite the rigors of plebe year and second class skinny, his smile 
never faded. Al decided on the Marine Corps in his youngster year, 
and should stand out in the Corps as he did at the Academy. The 
sincerity and comradeship, which were a part of his make up, will 
stand him in good stead in his chosen career. All of us will remember 
Al, feeling fortunate that we knew him, and wishing him the best 
the Marine Corps can give him. 



Burllnganne, California 

hfaving always lived near the sea, Doug was right at home 
here at Navy. With two years in the fleet, his first love was sub- 
marines, followed by girls and sports cars. Soon after arriving from 
NAPS, "D. A." found his way to hlubbard hHall, where he spent 
most of his afternoons rowing on the Severn. Academics were 
never a problem for the big Finn, although Dago proved harassing 
at times. His smooth manner and likable ways helped him to make 
friends far and wide, and mixed with his ambitions and "never say 
die" spirit, can only lead him to the top. The Naval Service will wel- 
come such a capable and well-rounded mariner. 






"Hasty" came to Navy after a year at Auburn, where he 
was in the NROTC progrann. Originally fronn Brewton, Alabanna, he 
Is a strong Rebel, and always ready to prove it. Hugh loves to fly, 
and thinks a stick would fit his hand better than a sextant. Studies 
didn't come easy for him, due to his residing In the hospital eleven 
weeks youngster year with a knee injury. Hasty was an active NA-IO 
member, playing the slide trombone. He is noted from Pensacola 
to Rio for his ability to bop, and his favorite food is egg salad 


Marietta, Georgia 

Hailing straight from "Johnny Reb" country down Georgia 
way, "Witch" made his way through plebe year singing "Marching 
Through Georgia" and "John Brown's Body." Studies were a constant 
source of conflict to his main Interests: varsity sailing and varsity 
dragging. Fortunately, the two could often be consolidated effec- 
tively, faithful to Naval efficiency. During the winter he graced the 
flying rings of the varsity gym team, until he traded them for the 
flying sheets of the Highland Light. Witch's southern suaveness, 
punctuated by his rustic philosophy, and remarks that broke up the 
party, will long be remembered by his classmates. Fortunate will be 
the submarine that claims his judgement and clear thinking. 


Columbia, Missouri 

Dave Woodward came to us from Columbia, Missouri, where 
he graduated from Hickman High School and attended the University 
of Missouri as a NROTC student. With him he brought an intelligent, 
calculating mind, an adeptness at sports, and a magnetic personality 
that drew us all to him. "Woody's" uncanny knack of being able to 
study, regardless of distractions around him, helped to keep him 
on the Superintendent's List every year. Although a baseball star 
in high school, "Woody" devoted himself to the art of sailing while 
at the Academy, and earned his yawl command. Dave's common 
sense and ability to reason will prove a great asset to the Navy. 




Buffalo, New York 

After establishing an outstanding high school record, Sal 
journeyed south to the Severn, where he continued to excel both in 
academics and in athletics. Well known as one of the "Four Princes," 
Sal's love of fun and ready smile made his presence imperative for any 
successful get-together. After having been exposed to the lovely girls 
away from home, Sal's many love affairs kept him on his toes, but by 
sheer finesse, he remained unscathed, carefree, and single. Since 
academics proved no real obstacle, Sal turned to brigade boxing for a 
true challenge. A real gentleman and a true leader, Sal will find 
success throughout his naval career. 


Fort Thomas, Kentucky 

Tom arrived at the Academy straight from the blue hills of 
Kentucky, hiis sporting interests were in football where he spent the 
majority of his afternoons behind the green fence. Tom didn't have 
an OAO but his drags were always choice selections, except for one 
beauty youngster year, which held the brick for three weeks straight. 
Another of Tom's big interests was the outdoors where he spent most 
of his vacations hunting and fishing. Tom's outstanding ability and 
friendly manner assure him of success in whatever he decides to do. 


Arvada, Colorado 


Kingsport, Tennessee 

Champa was a little older than most of his classmates, coming 
to the Naval Academy after three years at Georgia Tech. hie did 
not have the usual plebe problem of learning how to study and 
managed to maintain a Superintendent's List average throughout his 
four years, hlis even temper and easy way helped him through the 
rigors of plebe year and aided him in making many long-lasting friends 
at the Academy. In the field of sports, it was the golf course that 
received the major portion of Champe's time as he bolstered the 
battalion golf teams. Any branch of the naval service will be pleased 
to welcome the industrious and dedicated man that Champe typifies. 

Nolie brought with him, from his home state of Colorado, a 
strong fighting spirit and a sense of humor which brought him the 
friendship of many. Perseverance was the word for Nolie: he kept his 
smile and good spirits throughout even the most unpleasant periods 
of Academy life. \-\e enjoyed both varsity and Intramural cross- 
country and on weekday afternoons he could often be found out 
In the field practicing. Weekends he worked to uphold his reputa- 
tion as a ladies' man. No one who knew him will soon forget his 
friendly manner and personality. 




Evansville, Indiana 

Chuck is a product of the hHoosier State but sea water flows 
in his veins. Com'ng to the Academy from NAPS after two and a 
half years in the fleet, he continued to sail here. During his first class 
year he skippered the Freedom. Well liked and admired by all of 
his classmates, he was quiet but always willing to lend a hand. Gradu- 
ation will see him on his way back to the fleet and his first love, 
submarines. For a man of his ability the future can hold nothing but 


Virginia Beach, Virginia 

Al came to USNA after spending two years at hHamilton 
College in New York. Although born in Orange, New Jersey, he now 
calls Virginia Beach, Virginia, home. While at the Academy he saw 
action on the battalion lacrosse and company soccer fields where he 
has been a great credit to his teams. As far as other extracurricular 
activities are concerned, Al had his full share. Besides being closely 
connected with the Trident Society, Al was a member of WRNV 
and Masqueraders where his help was greatly appreciated. Navy 
Line seems to be number one on the list for Al, with a strong prefer- 
ence for submarines. Whatever his choice, we are sure that Al will 
be at the top doing the best pb possible. 


Richland, Washington 

John came to the Academy from the alomic city of Richland, 
Washington. Since John liked sports, he could always be found help- 
ing the company in intramural competition. Never one to stay with 
any one sport, John tried his hand at all sports, hie never had 
trouble with the sciences or mathematics, but the finer courses like 
Bull and Dago kept him studying. John should have no trouble 
distinguishing himself as a fine officer. 




Coatesville, Pennsylvania 

With a year at West Chester State Teacher's College behind 
him, Dave found little difficulty in switching over to the new routine. 
As all Pennsylvania Coal Miners he proved to be quite an athlete 
and was consistently pushing a record in some swimming event. Aside 
from sleeping the major portion of his four years away, he would 
occasionally crack a book. Any extra time was spent In writing letters, 
hopping out in town to a show, or getting more sleep. After gradu- 
ation it is Navy Air for Dave. 


Mentor, Ohio 

Pete came to USNA after spending a year at Carnegie In- 
stitute of Technology where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi 
fraternity. He became active In brigade activities and was elected 
vice president of his class during youngster year, hie was the main- 
stay of his company basketball team and won his N by rowing varsity 
crew. Pete was also a star in academics and was never too busy to 
share his knowledge with those who needed it. When he wasn't out 
for athletics or studying, one could find him at the nearest drag 
house with a drag of the week. The future will find Pete behind the 
throttle of a fast moving Jet. 


Silver Spring, Maryland 

Dick Brown, who hails from Silver Spring, Maryland, came to 
the Naval Academy via Bullis Prep, hie was active in athletics during 
his stay at the Academy. While a plebe he participated In both 
basketball and baseball, both of which he followed through by being 
a member of these varsity teams the following three years. Not only 
an athlete, Dick did well in academics. His favorite subject was al- 
ways Bull. After graduation Brownie plans to don the Marine green. 




Rapid City, South Dakota 

Hailing from Rapid City, South Dakota, Carl is a plainsman 
who came East to learn the ways of the sea. It is his desire to view 
this sea from the air, as he hopes to some day wear the Navy wings 
of gold. Carl spent one year at the University of Colorado, where 
he learned the ways of college men as a member of Delta Tau Delta. 
He ran on the freshman track team at Colorado and brought this 
talent with him to the Naval Academy. He was on Navy's track 
teams for four years as one of the top sprinters. Carl desires to do 
postgraduate work in one of the technical fields of the Navy. 



Los Angeles, California 

Jim arrived at the Academy at the age of seventeen and 
newly graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles. Age 
being of no consequence to Jim, he quickly won the respect and 
admiration of his classmates and superiors alike, through his capacity 
for academics, his natural ability at sports, his talent for making quick 
and steadfast friendships, and most of all for his capability for doing 
his best. Athletically, Jim was a valuable member of many of Navy's 
intramural teams such as handball, volleyball, gymnastics, softball, and 
football. Also, Jim lettered as a tumbler and high bar man on the 
plebe gym team. A hard worker, Jim has contributed much to the 
Brigade during his four years through his display of fine leadership, 
high scholastic standings and sportsmanlike qualities. Certainly he 
will do no less as a naval officer. 


Tuscaloosa, Alabanna 

In the past four years at Navy, Charlie has shown a well- 
rounded personality as well as interest and enthusiasm. As an example, 
he sang in the Chapel Choir for four years and participated in tennis, 
soccer, fieldball, cross-country and softball. He has considerable 
interest in music and one of his most valued possessions is his stereo 
hi-fi. Among other extracurricular interests, Charlie worked on the 
Log staff. A capable student, agile athlete, smooth dancer and a 
pleasing social ease marks Charlie as excellent officer material and 
will enable him to get ahead in the years to come. 




Stratford, New Jersey 

Four years ago Drexel Tech's loss became Navy's gain as Mite 
Ciocca entered the Academy via Egg Harbor, New Jersey. A great 
outdoorsman, Mike never missed the opportunity to discuss his favorite 
subjects, which were boating and archery. Second dar 
brought Mike still another love. Naval Aviation. Whenever • 
low, there were always the consolations found in his dreams c: Iju., 
Air, and the Little Campus' coffee. Mike made a lot of friends at 
Navy and will probably make a lot more at 20,000 feet. He has left 
a fine record behind him, and we are all sure that he will find the 
same success throughout his career. 


Altoona, Pennsylvania 

Hailing from Altoona, Pennsylvania, Frank discarded his plans 
to attend Penn State when he decided to come to Navy. An energetic 
sportsman, Frank found his outlets in the form of ba+talion football, 
track, and tennis, along with company fieldball and cross-country. 
During summer and winter leaves much of his time was spent hunting 
and fishing. Given half a chance he can prove that four years of 
singing in the Catholic Choir has not been wasted. Never to be 
outdone, he always managed to have an attractive girl at the hops. 
If asked about his future plans, two words would be his reply — Marine 


Howard Beach, New York 

Ken, an ex-navy man, having served three years as a hospital 
corpsman in the fleet prior to arriving at USNA, quickly and easily 
found his groove in the Academy's military way of life. Although 
studies came hard to Ken, he was not one to lag behind and through 
sheer perseverance surmounted his academic obstacles. Athletically, 
he excelled on the parallel bars on the plebe and battalion gym teams, 
and was always a valuable member of the Softball, handball and 
bowling teams. Fun loving and always ready with a funny quip, Ken 
made a hit with both his classmates and the Annapolis female popu- 
lace. A man with ambition and the love for a job well done, Ken 
will certainly go far In his naval career. 




Snyder, New York 

Now that graduation is here, Spence can look back on his 
four years by the river with fond memories and a smile. He became 
noted for his smiling plebe year and as a result was one of the most 
sought after fourth classmen In the battalion. Besides this, he was 
an avid wrestler and tennis ball chaser, although the. feminine set did 
occupy many of his weekends. Spence Is looking forward and upward 
to a fine career In Navy Air. hiis cheerfulness and ability to work 
hard will stand him in good stead. Snyder, New York, will soon be 
able to boast of its flying lad. 


Buffalo, New Yolk 

The lure of the sea was so deeply fixed In Gary's blood that 
he skipped his high school's graduation ceremony in order to receive 
the benefits of plebe summer. Studies came rather easy and in his 
spare time he could usually be found splashing the water over at 
Hubbard Hall. For some reason Gary seems to prefer balancing 
between two frail wings high above the clouds to the Inherent stability 
of a destroyer. Gary's intelligence and drive are certain to lead him 
to success in the Navy. 

Gathering up his rock and roll records and bringing a per- 
sonality which characterized him as one of the most likeable members 
of the Brigade, Paul left Hargrove Military Academy to join the clan 
at Annapolis. In addition to extolling the wonders of North Carolina 
and seeing western movies, he found time to excel on the gridiron 
and stand among the best in his class in academics. We are sure 
that he will be a welcome addition to the fleet, where he eventually 
hopes to enter Naval Aviation. 




Havertown, Pennsylvania 

Dan entered the Academy after a year of college, and, unable 
to understand the change in routine, he introduced the "Coughlin 
Plan" which was to change USNA forever, hlowever, the system 
proved itself an unbending foe and Dan altered his ideas. Soon, 
however, he got into the swing of things, and became a willing part 
of the Brigade. Dan was a soloist with the Glee Club, the Catholic 
Choir, the Musical Club Show, and in the shower for the entire four 
years. Dan plans on doing a lot of flying in the Navy during his 
future career. 


Pampa, Texas 

This lad from Texas is the first one to come to USNA from 
the well known community of Pampa. He liked Academy life so much 
that he decided to fry and talk his buddies into coming here and he 
succeeded. Larry liked to run as is evidenced by his participation in 
company cross-country and steeplechase plus two years of battalion 
track. Larry's personality and ability are certain to carry him to 
success in his career in Naval Aviation. 


Omaha, Nebraska 

Dave was best known for his close associations with the new 
Field hlouse. This was due not only to his prowess as a hurdler on 
the track team, on which he held a few Naval Academy records, but 
also because of a pretty little secretary who worked there. Dave holds 
the dubious distinction of having been the only hurdler to fall flat 
on his face in two consecutive meets. As a direct result Dave was 
also in the running for the most renewed excused squad chits in a 
single season. Always crooning some melody, his avid love of music 
was apparent to all. It looks like Pensacola for Dave followed by a 
fine career in Navy Air. 




Providence, Rhode Island 

"Dee, " as he is known to his friends and enennles alike, canne 
to the Naval Academy from three years in the fleet and, as most 
ex-enlisted men, came through NAPS at Balnbridge, Maryland, hie 
has been instrumental in lifting the morale of all he came in contact 
with, both in a professional and personal capacity. His big smile and 
droll wit will no doubt be as effective as an officer as it has been as 
a midshipman. A key man in company sports, he has seen several 
championship teams, hiere's hoping Dee has as much success outside 
the Academy as he has had while a member of the Brigade. 


San Ma+eo, California 

George came to the Academy from the state of Oregon via 
the prep school at Bainbrldge, Maryland. George's two and one half 
years of enlisted Navy service was a definite asset to him while at the 
Academy. All of us will remember his quiet manner. On a fall or 
winter afternoon one could always find George, a varsity gymnast, 
at MacDonough HHall working out on the side horse. In the spring it 
was company Softball. George prefers Navy Line and Is aiming for 
submarine school at New London after a year at sea. 


Pottsvllle, Pennsylvania 

Dave came to USNA from the coal region of Pennsylvania 
and when he wasn't out on the track running for the varsity or at his 
desk writing a letter he could usually be found expounding the glories 
of his hometown to a classmate. Although Dave could always be 
counted on for a good time, he was both serious and sincere in all 
his efforts, giving his all to everything he endeavored. This quality 
is sure to bring Dave much success in the future, which holds the 
promise of a fine career in the Marine Corps. 




Washington, D. C. 

Hailing from the nation's capital, Gary was one of those tall, 
quiet, good-looking guys. Although the academics gave him trouble 
once in a while, he still found time to play his favorite sport, tennis. 
Also no one in the PT department could deny his prowess as a 
swimmer. Unlike most midshipmen, Gary didn't spend all of his free 
time on the blue trampoline. You could usually find him reading a 
good book or catching up on world affairs during spare hours. This 
fact might explain why he was always in the cut "Bull" sections. Hlis 
eyes limit him to Navy Line or Supply Corps, but his competence will 
see him through a career in either with flying colors. 


Chicago, Illinois 

Jim graduated from St. Ignatius hligh School in Chicago. After 
high school he went to work for the Illinois Bell Telephone Company. 
He received his appointment through the Naval Reserve. His silver 
gray hair was an object of awe and curiosity to all who knew him. 
Jim rowed 150-pound plebe crew and attained Brigade wide fame 
as a boxer, winning his N as 145-pound class champ. He was also 
a mainstay of the battalion football and water polo teams. Due to 
his many activities, including the Catholic Choir and the N Club, 
there was at times some difficulty with the studies. However, in the 
end Jim always managed to defeat his two principal enemies, math 
and "skinny." After graduation Jim plans on a career in Naval 


Flushing, New York 

After making quite a name for himself playing basketball for 
Niagara University, Hank headed for USNA. His greatest love, of 
course, was basketball and he proved to be a valuable asset for 
Navy. Academics came easy to Hank, leaving him time to pursue 
his literary interests. The "Ghost" had a keen sense of humor and 
a sharp wit which often made those dreary days go by a little faster. 
His easygoing manner and leadership qualities will always place him 
high in later life. 




Norfolk, Virgina 

Don came to the Naval Academy fresh out of high school, 
eager and determined to make his mark at USNA. Despite his trade- 
mark, black horn rimmed glasses, "Waldo," as he is known to his 
classmates, was not regarded as an academic slash though he did 
manage to successfully avoid the ravages of math and "skinny" 
throughout his four years here. Don is noted for his good sense of 
humor and even temper. Preferring the contact sports, Don has par- 
ticipated in fieldball, battalion boxing, and battalion lacrosse as well 
as fencing. After graduation Don hopes to go Navy Line where his 
determination and keen personality will make him an important asset 
to the Navy. 


Trenton, New Jersey 

Bill, after two years in the fleet and one in college, entered 
USNAY and went on to become one of Navy Tech's celebrated five 
year scholars. The pride of Trenton is the only supersonic mid in the 
Brigade, having broken the sound barrier in a Cougar jet. Outstand- 
ing among Bill's talents are his proficiency at piano and wrestling as 
well as his good humor and ambition, which bring cheer wherever he 
goes, hlis future plans include flying, and Bill promises that he will 
marry before he is thirty. 


St. Paul, Nebraska 

Norm, a quiet-spoken lad from Nebraska, had never seen an 
ocean when he arrived and was not quite sure just what an Ensign 
was. However, he was quickly indoctrinated in the ways of the 
system. Although he probably logged more hours in the sack than 
the rest of his classmates combined, he still had time to excel in 
academics. Whenever he wasn't In the pad, he could usually be 
found feeling around for his glasses or writing to his current drag. 
hHis major interests were squash, concert band, and girls — he managed 
to hold his own with all three. Norm, with his casual manner, quickly 
made friends with everyone he met and will be long remembered 
by his classmates. 






Joe, as a product of the Chicago suburbs, arrived at USNA 
with his golf clubs in one hand and artist's pencil in the other, as 
well as a fine academic background. During his four years at the 
Acadenny, he made good use of each of these items; playing on the 
varsity golf team, helping design the class crest, and wearing stars. 
On rainy days when the golf course was closed, "Connie, " as he is 
known to his cohorts, could be found around the company bridge 
table. Upon graduation Joe plans to begin a career as a naval 


Scott City, Kansas 

Chuck was the most unpredictable guy in the class. Who 
would have thought that this slow, easygoing Kansas plowboy could 
run as fast as the stars on the steeplechase and battalion track 
teams? Who could have visualized that a lad who had never held 
hands with a girl before would wind up pinned to the nicest looking 
girl in Yankee land before youngster year was over? When exams 
rolled around he was always in there fighting to maintain his 2.6 
average, clearly showing his unfailing determination. Chuck will have 
little trouble in finding success. 


Havertown, Pennsylvania 

Coming to Navy from Drexel Tech In Philadelphia, Don found 
studies rather easy. This left him with extra hours to write to his 
many girl friends all over the forty eight and in South America. A 
shoulder injury kept him off of the soccer and wrestling teams; but 
he found handball, squash, and tennis were good substitutes. Don 
also earned a reputation as a fire-eater with all of the plebes be- 
cause of his early morning activities with those who crossed his path. 
But even with all of these activities, he still set an Academy record 
as one of the best blue trampoline men in the hall. Navy Air is 
certainly going to receive a good man. 




Plainville, Connecticut 

Although now living In Plainville, Connecticut, Rod spent most 
of his pre-academlc days at New Britain, Connecticut, hie attended 
high school there, lettering In football and taking a major part In 
class activities. Both the Naval and Coast Guard Academies looked 
good to him, but Rod decided to throw in with Canoe U. After a 
rigorous plebe year, "The Baron" settled down to the executive 
status of an upperclassman. It was during aerobatics at Pensacola 
that he decided to try subs after graduation. The undersurface fleet 
will find a good shipmate and a swell guy In Rod Friedmann. 


Cullman, Alabama 

Gene, armed with a gifted sense of humor, came from the 
deep South, and was seldom seen without a smile on his face. In- 
sisting that the Navy issued him his first pair of shoes, he never be- 
came convinced that there was a real need for them. Spending the 
major part of his free time singing with the choir and playing on 
intramural fieldball, tennis and volleyball teams, he was always on 
the go. Wherever duty shall lead him In the future, It Is certain 
that his pleasant manner will keep him always among friends. 




Hoboken, New Jersey 

"MItz" came to us from the west bank of the hludson and the 
little town of Hoboken, New Jersey. With him he brought that 
distinguished Jersey accent which he has yet to live down. He 
strikes a happy medium of being both carefree and serious in attitude, 
but he is always ready, willing, and able for a good time. The fa- 
miliar cry of "I don't believe It" during "skinny" lectures will be re- 
membered by all. His service choice tends to be with those who 
wear the green and his future appears to be bright. 




Indianapolis, Indiana 

Jerry came to the Academy after graduating from Culver 
Military Academy. Elected as librarian of the Glee Club for two 
years and an active member of the Choir, Jerry was always kept busy 
with his extracurricular activities. He did, however, find time to en- 
gage in sports and he was not only an outstanding member of the 
plebe and varsity squash teams but also tried his hand at crew during 
his youngster year. Jerry will always be remembered for the con- 
tribution of his time to Brigade activities but most important, we 
will remember his smile and a cheerful song during the "dark ages." 
The Navy can always be proud of such an industrious man, who will 
do well In any assignment. 


Marion, Indiana 

After attending Marion hHigh School, Dave decided he would 
like to give the Navy a try. Adapting himself to the new environment, 
Dave found a great amount of spare time which he killed by reading, 
sleeping and listening to good music. No lover, Dave maintained 
that some day his OAO would come along and therefore there was 
no need in wasting time with others. Extracurricularwise, Dave put 
his bass voice to work in the Choir and Glee Club. A quiet and 
easygoing lad who never had trouble with the academics, he was 
always willing to help a classmate with a problem. 


Mesa, Arizona 

Terry, born in Hot Springs, Arkansas, has been a resident of 
Arizona for the past sixteen years. He spent two years with the 
NROTC at the University of Michigan, while studying Naval archi- 
tecture. Immediately prior to his entrance to the Academy, he was 
employed as a draftsman. Terry's experience and aptitude helped 
him earn the prize for the highest standing in Marine Engineering 
plebe year. Excelling in sailing, he received his Yawl and Racing 
Commands as a youngster and participated In the Newport ocean 
races for three years to earn his letter. His knowledge and hard 
work will surely bring him success In the "tin can navy" or anywhere 




Saint Petersburg, Florida 

Mark came to the Academy after bidding farewell to his gay 
college days at Tufts University. Finding that his new car and old 
beer stein were of little use here, Mark turned his talents in other 
directions. Soon he took up sailing and fencing, whenever he could 
manage to untangle himself from the miles of film that he shot for 
the Lucky Bag. Though Mark starred in academics every year, he 
never missed a chance to drag on weekends, hie kept in condition 
by leading the race to and from the drag house. Still clutching his 
slide rule, and sporting a large supply of seasick pills, Mark is heading 
for the fleet and a naval career. 


Portsmouth, New Hampshire 

"Casey" came to the Academy after two years of college, 
one of which was spent at that place on the HHudson. An Army Brat, 
Casey found himself and his huge Army B-robe a target for many 
of his classmates' jibes. Instead of pursuing the fair sex through the 
yard he could usually be found reading volumes on ships, tactics, and 
other such military writings. Sailing and a running battle with the 
"Bull" Department took up most of his time. Definitely a career 
man, he'll be shooting for five stars. 



Monterey, California 

Virgil, a Callfornian and an Army Brat, came to USNA from 
the fleet and the Naval Academy Preparatory School. Astuteness 
is the encompassing word for his character. Although this ability 
evolved from his perplexing female problems which were intercon- 
tinental In scope, he found quick application for it in navigating the 
precarious waters of academics. Virgil was a dangerous man in squash, 
handball, and cards, and had an insatiable appetite which was 
continually frustrated by the mandatory march out from each meal. 
Well liked by his classmates but avoided by plebes, Virgil will be 
remembered by those fortunate enough to serve with or under him. 




Niagara Falls, New York 

Jim came to USNA directly from the Niagara Falls High 
School, bringing with him a fine academic and athletic background, 
htis midshipman career was marked by the loss of his hair and eye- 
sight, both of which, perhaps, can be attributed to his conscientious 
efforts to excel in the classroom, on the athletic field, and at his 
much-loved bridge table. Jim will be long remembered by his class- 
mates either swinging a squash racket, tearing through a "Dago" 
text, or talking in ranks. After graduation he is looking forward to 
further education and a career in Navy Line. 

PemAQUio point 


Fargo, North Dakota 

After beating off the Indians and women from the North 
Dakota plains of his ancestors, Gary finally blazed his way to colonial 
Annapolis. Although Fargo's Shanley High School and North Dakota 
State University developed in him some rowdy civilian habits, he was 
soon to get acquainted with the rigorous Academy routine and its 
many restriction musters. He has always been sought out by mem- 
bers of all classes because of his familiarity with sports cars and 
aviation. This is one of the many reasons why he Is so popular 
throughout the company. Cagey "G. G.," as he has been dubbed, 
sees his future In Navy Air and aspires to become one of the Blue 


Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Nicknamed "Pinto" by his classmates. Warren swells with pride 
whenever he hears someone mention the Beer City of the nation or 
the Milwaukee Braves. He considers himself an expert on both. Con- 
tinuing to develop his skills and talents, Warren has been observed 
bumping heads, running track, cheerleadlng, and singing early Sunday 
morn. His great talents and abilities coupled with his timely wise- 
cracks and discretion have created many lasting friendships for this 
popular mid. Whether you are vacationing on Paris Island or basking 
on the Little Creek beaches, you just might bump into Warren. 




Riverside, California 

Lynn entered the Naval Academy from the fleet, following a 
freshman year at the University of California. With this background, 
our Californian left his mark in many fields while at the Naval 
Academy, hie will always be remembered for his performance in 
the classroom, as company representative, and as a member of his 
class honor committee. Lynn's spare time was spent -either on the 
athletic field or indulging in his favorite pastime, bridge, hiaving 
boomed through the sound barrier once as a midshipman, Lynn 
plans to make it an everyday affair following graduation. 


Miami, Florida 

"Rocky," as he is affectionately called by his classmates, will 
always consider Florida the biggest, best and by far the warmest 
state in the Union. Two years as a Delt at the University of Florida 
have given him the foundation to stand high academically, while 
holding down such sports honors as Brigade Boxing Champ, hlis 
drive and good natured personality will undoubtedly keep him at the 
top in anything he chooses to do. 


Tempe, Arizona 

Born on the 6th of November, 1937, in Galesburg, Illinois, 
Doc came to us from the town of Tempe, Arizona, after one year at 
New Mexico A&M. hHe received a great deal of experience work- 
ing at the White Sands Proving Grounds as a co-operative student. 
Here at Canoe U. Doc really showed them how to do it in gym- 
nastics on the horizontal bar, in plebe and later in battalion gym. 
hie was also an avid supporter of the engineering club. He plans 
to enter the Submarine Service as soon as possible after graduation. 
Doc will serve us well in the years to come in the undersea Navy. 




Falls Church, Virginia 

Gil is a Navy junior who hails from Falls Church, Virginia. 
He came to the Academy right out of high school. His amiable per- 
sonality and tremendous perseverance will carry him to the top of 
his chosen field. After graduation he plans to make submarines his 
career. During study hours Gil could always be found with his books. 
His good grades proved that his hard work was definitely not in vain. 
After classes Gil usually spent time working out in Hubbard Hall. 
He excelled in lightweight crew throughout his four years at USNA. 
Socially speaking, Gil played the field. On weekends he invariably 
had a date, and one never saw him with the same drag twice. Gil 
was indeed liked by all and his friendly personality will be missed by 
everyone who knew him. We can be sure that our Submarine Service 
is getting one of the best. 


Lovelock, Nevada 

When the state of Nevada delivered Chef upon the steps of 
the Naval Academy it did this country a great service. Undaunted 
by the trials of the transition from student at Lovelock High School 
to Midshipman, United States Navy, Chet again and again proved 
his ability to manage any task presented to him. While at the Naval 
Academy, Chet excelled in four fields: leadership, academics, sports, 
and social life, each of which he handled with utmost ease. Associa- 
tion with Chet here at the Naval Academy has been an inspiration 
to all of us, and we will all take pride in serving with him in the fleet. 


Vailejo, California 

Ralph's tour on the banks of the Severn has been one of con- 
scientious study coupled with keen observations of life and people 
around him. He was born in Washington, D. C, the son of a Navy 
family; thus he is no new subscriber to travel and diversity. During 
his four years here, Ralph has been an enthusiastic member of the 
Splinter Staff, and an avid supporter of Navy athletics. He spent 
two years in the Naval Reserve before entering, where he acquired 
some insight into the functions of the Navy, and, as a result, will be 
able to apply himself toward his goal with more certainty than many 
of us. His drive and thirst for new horizons will make Ralph a wel- 
come addition to the naval service. 




Anchorage, Alaska 

Bruce hails from the brand new state of Alaska although he 
was born in the midwestern town of Belleville, Kansas, in September 
of 1938. hie moved to Alaska in 1947 and has lived in Anchorage 
ever since. Although Bruce has never participated in any varsity 
sports, he was quite active In Intramurals. Studies and Bruce didn't 
get along too well but he found great enjoyment in just having good 
old fashioned fun. Bruce came to the Naval Academy straight from 
high school and plans to enter Navy Line after graduation. 


Fort Pierce, Florida 

Dave was one of the best tennis players ever to attend USNA, 
but even more than that, a guy who put his heart into everything 
he ever did. hie is a gentleman and one person everyone was proud 
to claim as a friend. He was never at a loss for the right words in 
any situation. Dave participated in many sports, tennis being his 
first love. Marriage and Navy Air seem to have his future determined 
after graduation. 


Valparaiso, Indiana 

During the early part of plebe year, Dick picked up the nick- 
name of "Teddy Bear" from the upperclass and it just seemed to 
stick. Coming to USNA straight out of Valparaiso hHIgh School in 
Indiana, Dick quickly demonstrated his skill as a potential engineer, 
hlowever. Bull and Dago never seemed to come with the same ease 
as did the engineering subjects. On the social scene, Dick has had 
his ups and downs with the female set, but has always remained un- 
Navy Line is mighty fine. 




Little Rock, Arkansas 

Rusty, as he is known to his classmates, came to us via the 
University of Colorado. Originally an Army brat, Rusty has trans- 
ferred his allegiance to the Navy. Though active in many Brigade 
activities, his favorite was lightweight crew. Rusty and his shellmates 
were regularly out in the Severn getting ready for another season. 
This hard work has paid big dividends. He and his teammates 
brought Navy her first National Lightweight title. Now that his tour 
Is completed here, Rusty plans to switch from surface vessels to sub- 
mersibles after a stop at New London. 


Woodland Hills, California 

David was a product of a suburb of Los Angeles, California. 
After graduation from high school he went to college for one 
semester and then entered the Academy on a senatorial appoint- 
ment. To his friends, which are many, he Is known as Mike. During 
his four years at USNA, Mike was most active on the various golf 
teams and could be found almost every afternoon on the course. 
Mike is choosing Navy Line with postgraduate work a must, and we 
all wish him the best of luck and good sailing. 


Arlington, Virginia 

Hailing from Arlington, Virginia, Lew came to the Naval 
Academy with a better than average ability in academics and a 
tremendous ability in athletics, namely track. Although always wor- 
ried about bilging out, he would repeatedly slash the exams. While 
he was constantly seen near the high jump pit, he also managed to 
find time for squash and tennis. Having an excellent voice, it was 
no wonder that several times a week he could be found participating 
with the Choir and Glee Club. Earning the admiration of all his 
classmates, Lew will long be remembered after graduation. 




Freeport, Illinois 

Dubbed "Jer" by those who know him, this scintillating char- 
acter with a ready smile and quick wit never ran into trouble meeting 
people or making friends. Always available to help those in academic 
distress, Jerry, with his Illinois engineering know-how, had little trouble 
with the courses offered at USNA. A member of the varsity baseball 
nine as a hurler, plus a year playing 150-pound football rounded out 
his athletic career at Navy. A staunch advocate of the USMC, he 
hopes, after graduation, to join the wearers of the green. The Corps 
will receive a fine officer and intelligent gentleman in Gerald Hill. 


Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania 

This talented young fellow came straight from high school to 
take up his residence here on the Severn. Sports and academics were 
Russ's two special talents. After setting a natatorium record plebe 
year, Russ continued to prove his swimming ability in varsity competi- 
tion for the following three years. The classroom was no exception 
to his versatility. Never one to worry too much about academics, 
Russ had the ability to read an assignment once and retain it. This 
fast method of learning helped him to stand consistently at the top 
in every subject. Russ, always good natured and modest, had many 
friends at the Academy. His ability to mix well with people will stand 
him in good stead wherever the future takes him. 


Tampa, Florida 

"The Deacon," as he has been known to his classmates, came 
from Tampa, Florida, bringing with him a mind full of new ideas to 
assist him academically, hie was always extremely helpful to a few 
friends whose talents In several science courses were very meager. 
Each new year brought new stories of his latest escapades in Europe, 
where he lived with relatives during leave, hlis command of several 
languages made him particularly well liked by foreign students whom 
he would amiably take under his wing. Yes, it's been fun knowing 
him and the Navy has something to look forward to with his 




Six Mile Run, Pennsylvania 

Charlie came to our hallowed hall from Dover, New Jersey. 
He originally hails from the small mining town, Six Mile Run, in 
Pennsylvania, but has been on the move throughout most of his life. 
At USNA his tall frame helped spark both the battalion and company 
football teams on to victory while in the spring he could always be 
found on the tennis courts. His winning smile and hearty laugh will 
remain with us all and we know he will have nothing but success when 
he takes his place amongst those who wear the golden wings. 


Hayward, California 

Fred is originally from Chicago, but he now claims California 
as his home. In 1955 after graduation from high school in Hayward, 
California, he attended the University of California at Berkeley, where 
he majored In physics. Fred entered the Academy at the age of 
seventeen. During his stay at Navy, Fred was one of the top men 
In academics. He stoo'd first in youngster steam and stood among 
the top ten In several other subjects. Frea didn't spend all of his 
timie studying; he also had time for the Photo Club, German Club, 
the Math and Science Seminar, and sailing. After attending post- 
graduate school, Fred hopes to go Into research and development 
for the Navy. 



Platte, Nebraska 

After one year at the University of Omaha Bob found the 
routine of plebe year somewhat trying. Applying himself to the 
books wasn't his idea of fun; however, he derived a lot of pleasure 
from pre-reveille extracurricular floor polishing in segundos' rooms. 
Though Spanish, math, and skinny often gave him some anxious 
moments, he usually circumvented the other subjects with a minimum 
of toil. Bob devoted much of his free time to the Brigade Activities 
Committee, the Drum and Bugle Corps, and his ever-ready rack. 
Possessing an ingenerate ease In company, particularly that of the 
opposite sex. Bob should enjoy a happy existence in whatever en- 
deavor attracts him. 




Southworth, Washington 

Hailing from the Pacific Northwest, Doug came to the Academy 
after three years at high school and one year at Bullis Prep. During 
the week he could be found writing for the Log, polishing his four-year 
stars, or indulging in his favorite sports of swimming and water polo. 
The weekends would find him dragging or writing letters to the 
background music of the Four Freshmen. A good disposition and a 
knack for getting the most out of liberty time should help Doug in 
becoming a good jet pilot for Uncle Sam. 


Portland, Oregon 

The great Northwest lost one of its most loyal backers when 
Walt said goodbye to pre-med and headed to the shores of the Severn. 
A good man with the slide rule, Walt never wasted any liberty time 
worrying about the academics. He took full advantage of his position 
on the varsity debate squad, spending five or six weekends a year 
at various east coast colleges. A tough man with the plebes, Walt 
will long be remembered in the Sixth Company. Navy Air will have 
another character in W. R. Jones, Class of I960. 


Brooklyn, New York 

Francis Daniel Kay, better known by his friends as Frank, 
came from Brooklyn, New York. Since Frank has been at USNAY, 
he has put a lot of effort in keeping Navy's crew tops in the nation. 
His record speaks for itself: plebe crew (National Champions); bat- 
talion crew, two years; varsity crew, three years. Frank was rewarded 
by an N sweater and membership in the N Club. Other favorite 
pastimes include enjoying fine pipes and girls. This new officer plans 
to specialize in submarines. We salute a great friend and companion, 
wishing him all of the success in his naval career that is possible. 



San Diego, California 

Ed hated to leave his surfboard in sunny San Diego, but 
most of all he hated leaving his flashy California clothes behind to 
the good old Jacob Reed garb. Two of his greatest pastimes were 
logging rack time and making friends with everyone from the plebe 
right on up. A close second to Ed's football love were his adventure- 
some sojourns in D. C. on weekends. Although he has had his share 
of trouble with the academic department, Ed has much to offer the 
Navy In the way of resourcefulness. 


Virginia, Minnesota 

After a year of college, giving up a prospective career in 
medicine. Gene came to the Severn as the first step in a career in 
the United States Marine Corps. Hailing from the land of sky blue 
waters and the Mesabi Range, Gene has proved a credit to the 
Academy and will be a welcome addition to the Corps, hie has been 
a constant competitor on the athletic field for the Seventh while 
keeping his scholastic average well into the upper half. If Academy 
life is an Indication of future success, Gene will surely have his share. 


El Reno, Oklahoma 

Walt entered USNA in his yellow pants, blue sport coat and 
sideburns and was soon surveying the entire situation with disbelief. 
Without too much effort, however, he became molded along with 
the rest and resigned himself to being right guide of the Sixth Com- 
pany for four years due to his lanky 6' 8" frame. Although the 
athletic ability of Walt In the shell and on the basketball court was 
well known throughout the Brigade he quietly excelled in another 
activity. His claim of most hours spent working out on the blue 
trampoline cannot be disregarded. The class of '60 will long re- 
member our tall classmate as an athlete, wit, and good friend. 




Portsmouth, Ohio 

After graduating from high school in May, Rich left for USNA 
in June of 1956. Determined to get as much education as he could. 
Rich settled down to the four long years of studying that awaited 
him. hie has fulfilled his ambition by standing in the upper one 
fourth of his class. Always a hard worker, Rich tries to do his best 
in anything he tries whether It is studies, sports or having fun. hie 
always has a cheery hello for all and is well liked by everyone. Sum- 
mer training has sold Rich on Navy life and he should find many 
interesting billets awaiting him in the fleet. 


New Orleans, Louisiana 

It was a sad day for the Confederacy when Tony got the call 
to shed his civvies and don the blue and gold of Navy Tech. How- 
ever, it was not long after his arrival at the trade school that New 
Orleans' loss was decidedly Navy's gain. He will be remembered for 
his sense of humor and ability to get things organized In a hurry. 
In addition to carrying a load on the Lucky Bag staff as associate 
editor, Tony was still able to find time for wrestling in the fall and 
winter, and Softball In the spring. Graduation will probably find him 
heading for those golden wings of a Navy birdman with aspirations 
for a career as a test pilot. 


Greenwich, Connecticut 

Spence came to us from Greenwich, Connecticut. A graduate 
of Tabor Academy, he found the academics at USNA easy and thus 
was able to devote much of his time to sailing. Every afternoon 
Spence could be found sailing the Severn rain or shine, gaining ex- 
perience which stood him well in the many varsity meets in which he 
participated. His unusual sense of humor brightened our most dreary 
days and gained him many friends. A capable {unior officer, he will 
make a good addition to the fleet. 




Boston, Massachusetts 

Bill, a Navy junior, originally hails fronn Massachusetts. Right 
from the start of plebe year he demonstrated to everyone his per- 
severance in making the most of his four years at Crabtown U. He 
took academics in his stride, and with his good study habits, his 
grades were continually way above average. Outside of academics, 
Bill was the next thing to a walking Blue Jacket's Manual, hie seemed 
to know as much about the Naval profession as the rest of the 
Brigade. After classes, Bill could be found working out in the fencing 
loft of MacDonough Hall. He became a strong addition to the 
Varsity Fencing Team for his last three years, although his time was 
somewhat cramped by the medical department. Thus, the Navy gains 
a competent officer who will go far in his field. 


Albuquerque, New Mexico 

Terry was appropriately dubbed the Eighth Company's Young 
Man with the Horn, because every minute he wasn't studying or 
working out on the blue trampoline, he could be found sitting in his 
chair blowing out the notes of some old favorite on his trumpet. This, 
his pride and joy, would sometimes hold more interest for him than a 
blind drag. According to Terry, however, this still remains to be seen. 
Music was his life in the extracurricular sense, as his four year par- 
ticipation in the D&B Corps, the NA-IO, and the Antiphonal Choir 
shows, and as long as there is still music at O-Club parties It's a 
sure bet that he'll be the life of every one of them. 


Tv^enty-Nine Palms, California 

Although this star man won't readily admit It, he Is a native 
Crab. Being a Navy junior he quickly squared away on his re-arrival 
in Crabtown. While at the Academy, "Lip" has been very active In 
all varsity and intramural aquatic sports. His pleasing personality and 
outstanding sense of humor have won him many lifelong friends. 
With these attributes, he will surely go far in his Navy career. 
Throughout his stay at Navy Tech his motto has been "Navy Air 
sounds mighty fair" and we expect great things of him in this de- 
partment. As our last P-rade becomes history, we wish him a safe 
voyage and again remind him to knock off bouncing. 




Ross, California 

Hank was born in Bakersfield, California, and came to Navy 
directly fronn high school. Being an able soccer player, hiank had 
no trouble finding a spot on the plebe soccer team and then went 
on to play three years of varsity soccer, hie also participated in 
company touch football and indoor track. Most of us will remember 
hiank fpr his avid love of sports cars and his role on the Midshipman 
Automobile Committee. After leaving Navy, Hank plans to go to 
sea and then on to submarine school at New London. 


Dayton, Kentucky 

With a year of college life at Purdue and a successful high 
school career under his belt Bob came to USNA as the first step in 
his Naval career. Since his brother Jim preceded Bob at the Acad- 
emy, life in Bancroft did not present many surprises to Bob. Not 
worrying about academics a great deal, Bob improved his culture by 
extracurricular reading while keeping in the upper fourth of the class. 
A constant competitor for the Seventh on the athletic field and the 
ability to make many good friends leaves us little doubt about Bob's 
continued success in a^l of his future endeavors. 


Arlington, Virginia 

Bob has left an outstanding example for those we leave be- 
hind during his four years here on the banks of the Severn. His days 
as a Mid have been well spent. Bob's academic stars were matched 
by his activities in outside fields. Though not number one man on 
the varsity golf squad, he was a welcome addition to Navy's team. 
His voice was often heard on WRNV and by many of the under- 
classmen during their first year as Bob tried to incite in them more 
spirit for the Blue and Gold. Bob's qualities are sure to be of avail 
to him in his future with the new scientific Navy. 






Kailua, Hawaii 

Coming from the fleet via NAPS, Marty was known through- 
out the company as a squared away plebe. hie has kept up his 
reputation for four years in both the professional and athletic aspects 
of academy life. hHis most spectacular event in athletic participation 
occurred in a race which he won but, as a result of which, he lost 
some liberty. Marty, being a member of the soccer, pistol, and 
brigade boxing teams, was known and liked by all. Even with his many 
extracurricular activities he made time to excel scholastically. This 
was due to the drive that characterized him, and will aid him in 
anything he attempts in years to come. 



Gamblin' Jim was sent to Annapolis from the City of Roses, 
Pasadena, California. He will no doubt gain posterity from the foot- 
ball he lived and breathed each season, contributing his all to plebe 
and, above all, varsity victories. Jim won letters for proficiency in 
both football and squash, hlis academic potential closely matched 
his athletic, but sports and sleeping inhibited his reaching the top in 
standing. His abilities in Bull in or out of class made him tough to 
defeat in any argument. Navy Line will find Maxy a valuable officer, 
especially if they can utilize his many unique abilities. On a four 
year record, it Is hard to say whether Jim accumulated more girls, 
demerits or hours in the pad. 


Butte, Montana 

Three years lapsed between the time Max graduated from 
Butte High and the time he finally matriculated at USNAY. This 
time was taken up by a year at Montana, a year in the fleet, and a 
year at NAPS. The rack took up much of his time but Max always 
managed to log in his share of hours on the blue trampoline. His 
ready wit and pleasant personality gained him many friends and will 
continue to do so as he makes his career in the Marine Corps. 




Cincinnati, Ohio 

Cari came east from Ohio after a year at Culver Military 
Academy. His ability and versatility were omnipresent; however, his 
personality is best exemplified in two major categories, athletics and 
sociality. Having played a major role in varsity athletics in high 
school, Carl continued in this pattern while at the. Academy. He 
amaze^l all with his extraordinary ability and knowledge of sports in 
general. Whether it be an intimate group or a large gathering, Carl 
was usually found at the lead of these social centipedes. He has 
left a warm humorous glow for all those who were fortunate enough to 
know him. The future cannot deny success to a person who possesses 
such qualities and ability. 


Pensacola, Florida 


A Pensacola boy, it's little wonder that Mac's first love is 
Naval Aviation. Second class summer was more of a leave extension 
than a training period for him. His only regret was that he wasn't 
permitted to solo. Mac attended Marion Institute prior to entering 
USNA, consequently Crabtown weather was his only adjustment 
problem. Known as "Lightning" because of his Southern drawl, it was 
always a treat to hear Mac call chow as a plebe and recite as an 
upperclassman. Perhaps his greatest achievement was the invention 
of the McCaskillian Theory of Science — a masterpiece of scientific 
thinking designed to frustrate even the hardiest of profs. 


Aliquippa, Pennsylvania 

Having lived and worked on his father's farm near Aliquippa, 
Pennsylvania, for the first eighteen years of his life, hard work was 
no stranger to Cal McConnell. This fact is well proven by his record 
as a varsity football player at the Academy. Mac's off season ac- 
tivities included both fieldball and lacrosse. To supplement his quest 
for variety and entertainment, Cal has planned a career as a Naval 
aviator. To such a well-liked and sincere classmate, one can wish 
nothing but a happy, successful career in the Navy. 




Flat River, Missouri 

From the firing of the gun, and over all of the hurdles, there 
was seldom any question who was in the lead. There is no doubt 
that Mac was one of Navy's finest trackmen from the undefeated 
plebe team through three years of varsity competition. Being active 
in various fields, such as Trident staff, NACA, Chapel Choir and 
Photo Club Mac seldom wasted spare moments, hie was also an 
active Romeo leaving a trail of lonesome women from his home in 
Flat River, Missouri, to the far corners of the globe. His active spirit 
and fun loving attitude will ensure success in any endeavor. 


Wynnev/ood, Pennsylvania 

The best advice that we ever received at USNA was not to 
lose our sense of humor and Paul has stuck to this throughout his four 
years. The times have been few and far between when Paul has not 
had a smile and a cheerful word for his classmates. Mac came to 
USNA from Pennsylvania via Villanova University. At USNA Mac 
was noted for his abilities on the rifle and battalion track teams. His 
good looks have never hindered his success with the fairer sex and 
many a weekend he has been seen with a grade A drag. The sub 
fleet will be fortunate In getting one of the Academy's better products 
when he graduates. 


Memphis, Tennessee 

When Bill entered USNA during the summer of 1956 with his 
shoes thrown over his shoulder and a football tucked under his arm, 
little did anyone realize that during the next four years he would be 
best recognized for his academic achievements. When Bill gave up 
football his youngster year and decided to become a Casanova almost 
overnight he changed from a 205-pound rowdy Into a 180-pound 
polished operator. During his second class summer Bill decided that 
Navy Air looked mighty fair. As Bill now begins his thirty years in 
the Navy, I'm sure we will be seeing him quite often on the sunny 
beaches of Florida. 




Mount Joy, Pennsylvania 

Jay, from Mount Joy, Pennsylvania, was another of those 
traditionally fine Pennsylvania athletes, hie also stood in the upper 
third of his class in academics, his favorite subjects being skinny and 
math. Before coming to the Academy he spent one year at Bullis 
Prep. At the Academy he played plebe and varsity basketball plus 
plebe and varsity lacrosse. In addition to basketball and lacrosse, Jay 
had a lot of tennis ability. A fine student, athlete, and companion, 
Jay will always be remembered and will certainly gain success in his 
future efforts. 


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Union, New Jersey 

John started his career at Canoe U. by being laid up most 
of plebe summer with an injured shoulder and during this time he set 
a new Academy record for writing letters. But when academic year 
rolled around he gave up the correspondence and concentrated on 
plebe year, studies, and football. Although "Ski" was best known 
for his four years playing on the plebe and varsity football teams, he 
was also a star performer on the company softball and fieldball teams. 
John enjoyed second class summer so much that after graduation he 
plans to spend his next year and a half earning his Navy wings of gold. 


Ch icago, Illinois 

Jerry graduated from Chicago s Mount Carmel hHigh School 
in 1955, after which he attended Bullis Preparatory School for a year. 
Jerry hails from the windy city and is proud of it. hiaving two four 
year roommates, one a Jerseyite, and the other a fellow Chicagoan, 
resulted in many heated discussions concerning the merits of the 
East coast versus the Midwest. Jerry's athletic endeavors were cen- 
tered around water sports including varsity swimming and battalion 
water polo. His eagerness for swimming won him his varsity N. This 
same eagerness developed in him a pronounced aptitude for con- 
suming vast quantities of food. Jerry's many other activities included 
his membership in the Newman, Spanish and N Clubs. 




Falrhope, Alabama 

Jerry hails from Fairhope, Alabama, a small town about forty 
miles from Mobile. As valedictorian of his high school class, he was 
honored by being selected the boy most likely to succeed. After high 
school Jerry entered the University of the South where he was a 
member of the Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. At the Academy Jerry has 
stood in the top ten per cent of his class, hie has played intramural 
150-pound football and he has been a strong sailing enthusiast. Jerry 
hopes to be in submarines and with his keen judgment, eagerness and 
sound mind it is certain that he will succeed in any task that is put 
before him. 





Although of Army stock. Jay nevertheless chose to join us four 
years ago in preparing for a life in the Naval Service. Always trying 
to improve himself and to gain a broader knowledge of the military, 
he went so far as to give up one summer of leave to go to Para- 
trooper School and earn his coveted jump wings. Jay was very active 
in athletics in high school and he continued this practice while at the 
Academy, hie played varsity and plebe lacrosse and plebe football. 
Regardless of all these outside activities, he was always conscious of 
his academic responsibilities and compiled a very fine scholastic 
record during his duty at the Naval Academy. 


Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Coming from the beer capital of Wisconsin by way of a sub- 
marine and Columbian Prep, Jack has at last realized his boyhood 
ambition of graduating from the Academy. Jack's love, while at the 
Academy, was sailing in the many ocean races. In his spare time, 
when he wasn't sailing, he could be found listening to Glenn Miller 
or twirling his 44 magnum revolver. Jack was kept busy answering 
plebe's professional questions as he was a wealth of information on 
the Navy, especially submarines, hlls drive and enthusiasm for every- 
thing he does will surely prove an asset to the submarine service. 




North Quincy, Massachusetts 

"Nort," a native of Quincy, Massachusetts, motivated by his 
desire for a greate'" education, his aspiration to fly and his love of 
boating, came to the Academy after spending a year at Boston 
University. While at USNA, Paul has fulfilled these ambitions by 
making the Superintendent's List and writing numerous articles on 
aviation, winning second place in the Aeronautical Engineering Club's 
technical paper contest, hlls fondness of boats prompted him to 
letter in plebe crew and to participate in the sailing program where 
he made the Bermuda Race during second class summer. With his 
bright personality and persistency, he should go a long way In all of 
his future endeavors. 


Grand Rapids, Michigan 

"Spook" came to USNA from Grand Rapids, Michigan, having 
had, as many of us have, some preparatory training, but perhaps a 
bit more than most — two years at Aquinas College. It was probably 
the college life which made Al such a good one for a party. After 
four years of fencing, Al will feel at home with an officer's sword, we 
feel sure; and there never was the question in anyone's mind what 
type of sword It would be. For Al It will surely be Semper Fidelis. 


Houston, Texas 

Bob typifies the easy going Texan who proclaims that Texas 
has the biggest and bestest of anything and everything. He was a 
firm advocate of dragging and managed to miss only about four 
weekends, in three years of dragging. Tennis also took up a great deal 
of his time as is evidenced by his year on the plebe team plus three 
years of participation on the battalion team. Looking forward to a 
career in the air arm of the Navy Bob plans to fly the hottest thing 
with wings. Speaking of ships he has to say, "They'll never get 'em 
off the ground, wings are too short." 




Easton, Maryland 

"Take her up," was his favorite saying from plebe year when 
he stroked the plebe crew to the national championships through four 
years of varsity crew competition. This and his girl were Sal's greatest 
interests as a midshipman. Coming to USNA from the hHill School, 
academics were no sweat for Sal. Always ready with a smile, he has 
proven his ability to uphold the great naval tradition of the Perry 
family. Sal will always be remembered as one of Navy's finest oars- 
men and one of the most likable, modest, and yet runable of those 
whom we met during our four years at Navy. 


Lima, Ohio 

John came to USNA right out of high school and kept rolling 
at flank speed all the way through Navy. He applied himself to the 
books, managing to resist working out on the blue trampoline, and 
devoted his afternoons to baseball and wrestling and his evenings to 
cutting choir practices. The proficiency "Pfoutsie " attained in Spanish 
stood him in good stead in Rio, and he boasts of holding the record 
for the most time in air-conditioned comfort for all cruises ever made 
by midshipmen. A very personable character, John is sure to stand 
out in all he does. 


Churchland, Virginia 

Fred, better known as "Satch" to all of his friends, came to 
USNA from the Naval Academy Prep School. Being a Navy junior, 
Fred has traveled through most of the country, but he boasts most of 
Florida, hie bases his good taste in women on variety and a no 
sweat policy. Fred has been very active at Navy as a member of the 
crew team and also the battalion gym team, hlis desire to learn has 
led his interests to the Radio Club. During the leisure hours of 
Academy life, one was sure to hear the strumming of Fred's uke. 
This led to the beginning of many a nightly jam session which brought 
back many happy memories to those who were a little blue. hHis free 
and easy manner brought a lot of cheer and happiness into the lives 
of his friends. Second class summer has definitely decided one thing 
for Fred, hie will be joining the ranks of the Naval aviators in the 
summer of 1 960. 




Centralia, Washington 

"Butch" came to USNAY from Centralia Junior College way 
up in the wilds of Washington State. A Pacific Coast Conference 
fan of the first degree, "Butch" was always Informed as to the latest 
score or statistics from up that way. An ardent varsity follower and 
company competitor, "Butch" always was In there helping the Sixth 
stay on top. After surviving the rigors of plebe year, "Butch" could 
be found in one of three places during the rest of his free time — a 
movie, the golf course, or the pad. Never troubled too much by 
academics or femmes, Butch always had the grades and mail to 
prove It. A likeable guy and conscientious worker, Butch will be an 
asset wherever he ventures. 


Portsmouth, Virginia 

Bob's accent caused him no end of trouble with Yankee first 
classmen plebe year, but he stood by his native state of Virginia. 
He can still unleash a spine tingling rebel yell now and then. Soccer 
was Bob's main athletic effort while at the Academy. He spent the 
winters of his upperclass years talking the ears off the profs in the 
"Bull" department as a member of the debate team. In the spring 
he plied the waters of the bay with the YP Squadron. His name also 
appeared between the covers of the Splinter as fiction editor. After 
graduation Bob plans to pursue a career In the Navy. 


Vienna, Virginia 

Although Fran spent a great deal of time reading and playing 
soccer, he still found time for many other activities. On top of this 
he always found a few minutes to chalk up a little pad time. His two 
great loves were his hi-fi set and camera. No squawk or reverberation 
went unnoticed In the hi-fi, and the process of improving it was a 
never-ending one. The camera received nearly equal attention. Fran 
found numerous subjects for this interest, among which was his cur- 
rent drag along with unusual photographic shots. All of this and he 
still found time to keep his grades far above average. Fran aims for 
Navy Air after graduation. 




Dunkirk, New York 

A warm smile and his usual display of personality enabled 
Dave to capture strong friendships among his classmates and fellow 
midshipmen. Academics proved no obstacle for this New Yorker who 
utilized his free time participating In sporting activities and tinkering 
with something new. Dave gave a good accounting of his above 
average abilities in company intramurals, as a brigade pugilist, and 
as a dancer. The Navy's air arm will be receiving a real sailor in 
every respect. As for the future, Dave has the answer himself, "What, 
me worry?" 

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Columbus, Ohio 

Coming from the Sigma Chi house at Ohio State University 
to the Naval Academy, "Pee Wee" Reese probably has the record 
number of hours spent in the space suits worn by the poolies. Evan 
has, through spirit and determination, plowed through some of his 
tough subjects. Including French and "skinny." Although not a staunch 
militarist, his humor and attitude have fitted in well at Navy. We can 
rest assured that his spark and desire to make things go will make 
him an eager, motivated young officer. 


Lebanon, Missouri 

A popular man on the campus, John spent the tender part of 
his life on the sidewalks of Chicago and then later moved to the Ozark 
Mountains to earn his fame. From the Sigma Pi house at Southwest 
Missouri State he set out for Navy. Always a real sport and remem- 
bered for his style of telling a funny story or his famous magical 
tricks, John has managed to, somehow, sacrifice many man hours of 
studying to drag some of Maryland's finest. The backbone of the 
company soccer teams, he will go far with his casual way and ag- 
gressive attitude. 




Teaneck, New Jersey 

New Jersey was most capably represented in the person of 
"Rip" at Navy. After a year at Union College as a Phi Delta, he 
decided that the Joe College life was not for him, and turned to 
Navy. A ham radio operator, he was a whiz in the "Skinny" Depart- 
ment. His talents didn't end there, however, as is shown by his 
standi-ng in the upper five per cent of his class. In between singing 
in the Antiphonal Choir, working with the Radio Club, and building 
electrical equipment of his own, "Rip" managed to put in a worth- 
while performance with the battalion handball and lacrosse teams. 
His intellectual capabilities, plus those 20/IOO's of his will put him 
well in line for CEC. 


Omaha, Nebraska 

One of our really good "jet jockeys" of the future may truly 
be Bill Roark, who hails from the Cornhusker State. In the midst of 
much criticism, he still contends that Pensacola was just the greatest. 
Throughout his four years at the Academy, Bill was very active in 
company sports, including steeplechase, softball, volleyball and knock- 
about sailing. He also managed to do a little bit of extracurricular 
weight-lifting just to keep in shape. Not a bucket as far as academics 
were concerned. Bill managed to compile a very fine academic record 
for the four years. If his perseverance continues. Bill will get his Navy 
wings of gold and have an excellent career in that branch of the Navy. 


Altadena, California 

John is originally from Pensacola, Florida, however, his father 
is in the Navy and he has called many places home. John's father 
graduated from the Naval Academy, so John was ready for Academy 
life when he arrived here. He did very well in all of his studies and 
also saved some time to play plebe and battalion squash. Navy Air 
seems to be John's calling to the fleet. If he does as well In the air 
as he has done here, the Navy will be credited with an excellent 
officer and flyer. 




Norfolk, Virginia 

Bob will always be remembered as one of the harder working 
members of the Eighth Company. As one can see from the fact that 
he was actively engaged In both varsity track and 150-pound football 
during his four years at the Academy, Bob made use of every spare 
moment he had. hlowever, no matter how hard he worked, Bob always 
had time for a cheerful smile and a friendly word. A firm believer in 
a well-rounded education, he did not neglect his social life, always 
managing to occupy his weekends with a good-looking drag. Bob's 
aim upon graduation is the submarine service. There can be no doubt 
that, with his conscientiousness and affable personality he will succeed 
in this and every other endeavor which he undertakes in the future. 



South Dakota 

An expert with witty sayings designed to cheer up a class- 
mate, Larry entered the Academy right out of high school and 
performed above average In both academics and sports. He was a 
hustler and supported his company In many sports. On summer 
cruises to foreign countries there was never n dull moment for Larry. 
He also took advantage of a few summer leaves to visit other lands. 
For one who was a confirmed bachelor, he did a lot of dragging. 
He enjoyed listening to popular music In his leisure time. A true 
Irishman from South Dakota, Larry easily made many friends through- 
out the Brigade. 


Elizabeth City, North Carolina 

A native of North Carolina, Don entered the Naval Academy 
after spending a year at Elon College. Above average in all respects, 
Don was a welcome addition to the Brigade. Being well acquainted 
with the military way of life after two years in the National Guard, 
Don began life at the Naval Academy well at ease. He took an 
active part in plebe and intramural athletics, especially gymnastics. 
Don was also well rewarded for devoting much of his time to the 
Glee Club, for through It he met his GAG. During his leisure time 
one could find him listening to records or sleeping. 




Port Jervis, New York 

After spending two years at Newark College of Engineering 
and a year as a diesel locomotive fireman, Larry traded an engineer's 
cap for that of a midshipman. "Lar" entered the Academy via a 
Congressional appointment, hiailing from Jersey City, New Jersey, 
Larry brought with him a "Joisey" accent which added to his very 
likeable and friendly personality. From the beginning of plebe year, 
he became famous for his five o'clock shadow, which had the habit 
of appearing about three times a day. During his free time, he 
could usually be found enjoying his favo'"ite pastimes: the blue trampo- 
line on weekdays and dragging on weekends. 


Knoxvllle, Tennessee 

Bob entered the Naval Academy from the hills of Tennessee 
by way of the University of Tennessee. "Possum," as he is affection- 
ately called by his classmates, earned this nickname from his popular 
column in the Splinter where he often displayed his satirical humor. 
Academics were never any problem for Bob and thus left him time to 
participate in many extra activities including yawl sailing, ham radio, 
battalion handball, and steeplechase. An avid letter writer and lover, 
he never lacked the enjoyment of attractive feminine company. After 
graduation. Bob hopes to make Navy Air his career and, as for the 
future, there is no doubt that he will make It to the top. 


Oshkosh, Wisconsin 

Big Bill, as his friends called him, was always around to put in 
a good word for Oshkosh, by gosh, Wisconsin. Spending most of the 
spring throwing the javelin for Navy, the rest of Bill's time was taken 
up by intramural football, radio, models and chess. Bill's struggle 
with German kept the "Dago" Department and his wives guessing 
who would end up on top, but in the end das deutsch was surmounted, 
hlis determination and ability to learn kept the rest of his academics 
above average with time for an occasional jam session on the har- 
monica. The final day of Naval Academy life will mark a happy 
transition for Bill because he will finally be assigned his first tour of 
duty in the Naval Service which will justly be proud of its new officer. 




Washington, D. C. 

Lee came to the Naval Academy from Bullls Prep. Known to 
all of his friends as the "little man," he has taken an active part in 
many intramural sports such as football, fieldball and sailing. Lee 
has had little difficulty with academics and his ability to talk his way 
through almost any situation has made "Bull" one of his favorite 
subjects. A party boy at heart, Lee will always carry with him fond 
memories of many wonderful liberties. Lee plans to make Navy Air 
his goal after graduation and we all wish him success in his career. 


New Haven, Connecticut 

Some people might have thought that we were getting a 
rather inexperienced specimen when this Connecticut Yankee took 
the oath at seventeen years of age, but such was not the case. Mike 
brought with him developed talents in music and art. His contribu- 
tions to the Splinter included many witty cartoons and several artistic 
sketches, hiaving played the trumpet professionally before entering 
USNA, Mike was well prepared to \o'\n the ranks of the Drum and 
Bugle Corps. Besides battalion bowling, Mike's special interests were 
hi-fi and girls. His collections of both were a tribute to years of 
determined activity. Mike hopes for a future in submarines but 
wherever he Is, his great determination will ensure success. 


Canlsteo, New York 


After spending two years in the Marines and attaining the 
rank of corporal, "Free" swapped his Marine green for Navy blue 
via NAPS. While at the Academy he found it easier to conform to 
the system by instilling into the daily routine a little humor, thus 
enlightening the dull, bleak hours, not only for himself, but for those 
around him. Though he had no previous experience as a gymnast, 
"Free" soon became proficient on the blue trampoline. He could 
often be found in Smoke Hall, trying to shoot the eight ball in the 
side pocket. Musically talented, he sang a good bass In the Chapel 
Choir for four years. 




Milford, Delaware 

Stemming from the state of Delaware and having spent many 
summers on the Atlantic shore, hloward naturally took to sailing at 
the Academy. Diligent studying and many hours on the bay paid off 
in the form of a yawl command, and then during second class year 
he qualified for command of the Academy's class A yacht FREEDOM. 
A hard worker during the week, "Sip" always looked forward to 
Saturday, which usually meant drag sailing and the hops. hHe has 
chosen the submarine fleet for his career and we are sure that it is 
receiving a fine officer and competent seaman. 


Clifton, Texas 

"Smitty," as he was popularly known, came from the big state 
with big ideas. From the minute he arrived, he started working to- 
ward achievement of his goals. Although not a slash academically, 
"Smitty" used his background experience as a "fish" at Texas A&M 
to make him an outstanding plebe. This outstanding quality con- 
tinued through first class year as the result of a desire to go places 
in Ihe military. A good personality and outstanding personal pride 
characterize Gid. With a fencing background at Texas A&M, he 
immediately took an avid interest in this sport upon arrival at Navy 
and pursued it throughout his four years. Regardless of what his next 
duty station will be, it will certainly be only a stepping stone to great 
things for "Smitty." 


Walnut Creek, California 

"Smitty" left sunny California for the Naval Academy after 
having spent two and a half years as a submarine reservist. Definitely 
the outdoor type, for four years Bob was a driving force behind the 
company soccer, football and Softball teams, hfis hi-fi set echoed 
throughout the third wing except on weekends, at which times he 
concentrated on dragging. "Smitty" played the field and was often 
seen dragging a different girl every weekend, that is, when he wasn't 
out shopping for a new Navy sweater or jacket to send to his kid 
brother. The T2V jet flights during second class summer sold Bob on 
Navy Air and so he is off to Pensacola. 




WInfleld, Kansas 

Wendy was raised in the farming community of Winfield, 
Kansas. After graduation from high school, he attended Kansas State 
College for a semester and then decided to enlist in the Navy. After 
serving one year he went to NAPS, after which, he entered the 
Academy. During the afternoons Wendy could be found playing 
football or handball and, during the evenings, studying hard. Because 
of his seriousness with respect to academics, he maintained himself in 
the upper third of his class. Wendy has made many friends at Navy, 
and when he goes to Pensacola for flight training, he will undoubtedly 
make many more. 


Newport, Rhode Island 

A fine library of some of the best in literature matched by a 
collection of good music, show the well developed serious side of 
hiarris's nature. Most people know him as lighthearted, pleasant and 
quick of wit, but this easygoing, light manner is easily dropped for a 
serious and intelligent discussion, hiarris has shown his athletic ability 
here, where he has earned the respect of those who played with and 
against him. The one main attribute outstanding in his personality is 
his willingness to listen to both sides of an argument and weigh only 
the facts. This attribute combined with a natural feel for leadership 
will carry him a long way in life. 


San Antonio, Texas 

Few midshipmen have been afforded the opportunity tp travel 
and acquire the sophistication which accompanies it as Bill Stensland. 
The son of an Army officer. Bill has spent time in various parts of 
the United States and Germany, hie now resides in San Antonio, 
Texas. Although Bill came to the Academy directly from high school, 
he has worn stars since plebe year. Busy afternoons have found Bill 
in the handball courts, the boxing ring, and the swimming pool for 
both varsity and intramural sports. From each of Bill's many good 
friends comes a hearty good luck for the years to come. 




Tampa, Florida 

After a year at Columbian Prep, the pride of Tampa's Pilant 
High came to USNAY. Having little trouble with the academics. Jack 
devoted the better part of his time to crew, tennis, and the fairer 
sex. With the pitfalls of a plebe year romance ringing in his ears he 
decided that the field was a much safer place to play. With his 
ability to mix hard work with an easygoing good humor. Jack will 
have little trouble at Pensacola or in the fleet. 


Cleveland, Ohio 

Hal, better known to his buddies as "Henchy," hails from 
Cleveland, Ohio, where he spent a year in the Marine Reserve while 
making a name for himself in sports at Mayfield High. Prior to en- 
tering the Academy, Hal anchored the football team at Columbian 
Prep and then came to Navy to be the utility man of the poolies here 
at the Academy. The urge of the pad was usually more irresistible 
to Hal than was the urge of the books. However, his academic 
average was never in jeopardy. Hal's plans for the future include a 
commission in the Marine Corps and the resulting duty at Quantico. 
With the ambition and drive that Hal possesses, he can be no less 
than a real success in all of his future endeavors. 


Freeport, New York 

Pat's easygoing personality made him miany friends at Canoe 
U. His participation in battalion sports, Choir and Musical Club 
Shows made his presence known throughout the Brigade. Pat was 
one of the top men in the company as could be attested by his many 
calls to represent us in such activities as the Ring Dance Committee, 
Trident calendar staff and the Automobile Committee. Pat was pretty 
good with the books but found that Goren was more Greek than a 
"Skinny" final. Pat's future? Navy Line all the way. 





erhng, Illinois 

Jon came to the Academy via NAPS and the Marines. He 
quickly caught onto the system. However, his major complaint about 
life on the Severn was the academic part of the week, which kept 
interrupting his weekend card games. When not engaged In a hot 
poker game, he could be found In the sack reading anything not 
academic. But whenever the need arose to put on the pressure with 
the studies, he surprised even himself. Jon's unfailing ability to sur- 
mount whatever obstacles confront him will assure him his well- 
deserved success. 


Marshfield Hills, Massachusetts 

Skip" calls Massachusetts his home grounds but, being a 
Marine junior, the west and east coasts could both be his real home 
locale. Coming to the Academy via Citadel and, before that, a 
military high school, he found getting organized no problem, as far 
as the Academy system was concerned. Academics, however, were 
a different question. His hate of German and math are not soon to 
be equalled. This hate did not include athletics, however, since Skip 
managed to pull an oar in the first boat of Navy's crew for three 
years. If all goes as planned after graduation he will head for 
Quantico and, after that, to Pensacola to add some wings of gold 
to his Marine green. Where he will go from there is hard to say, 
but with his spirit and beaming personality he will be a welcome 
addition to any outfit. 


Collingsv\/ood, New Jersey 

Tom, the third of his family to attend the Academy, was a 
1955 graduate of Collingswood hilgh School in New Jersey after 
which he attended Bullis Preparatory School for a year. He was known 
throughout the Second Battalion as a vocalist of merit during his 
plebe year, due to the fact that he had tremendous difficulty in mas- 
tering "Row Row Your Boat." He was fated to live with two Chl- 
cagoans for four years and was'often forced to defend his state and 
the East coast in general. Tom, when not playing halfback for the 
battalion team or pumping in points for the company basketball 
team, could usually be found in his office flat on his back. Besides 
his sporting activities he found time to be an active member In the 
Newman and Photo Clubs. 




Birmingham, Alabama 

Willie came to USNA from Birmingham, Alabama, after at- 
tending Marion Military Institute for three years and completing one 
year at the University of Alabama. With this background, which in- 
cludes four years of ROTC training, Willie was more than adequately 
prepared to begin the military way of life at the Academy, and 
through these past four years he has demonstrated an above average 
aptitude for the service. Preferring the contact sports, Willie has 
participated in plebe lacrosse, battalion football as well as company 
fieldball and softball. In each, he has displayed an earnest desire to 
do his best. After graduation, Willie hopes to begin flight training 
at Pensacola. Because of his keen personality and integrity we feel 
that he will be successful in whatever he endeavors to do. 


Belleville, New Jersey 

This slender smiling redhead was born in Beverly, Massachusetts, 
but he calls Belleville, New Jersey, his home. Bob came to the Academy 
straight from Belleville hiigh School, where he rowed crew. Taking ad- 
vantage of this high school experience. Bob made the one hundred 
and fifty pound crew team plebe year. Bob also spends some time in 
the Photo Club darkroom where he pursues one of his hobbies, pho- 
tography. Bob, better known to his friends as Wedge, plans on a 
career in Navy Line. He has given a lot of thought to submarines, 
and since his summer submarine cruise, leans in that direction. 


Socorro, Nev/ Mexico 

"Miguel" Treseder hails from a sleepy little Mexican village on 
the banks of the Rio Grande, Socorro, New Mexico. He is a strong 
believer that religion makes for a better officer. After graduation, 
Michael is anxious to take on the responsibilities and honor of the 
Marine Corps. A supplementary motive might be his susceptibility 
to motion sickness. While at the Academy, Mike's sport was crew. 
His ardent work in the plebe and junior varsity crews was climaxed 
by attaining his goal of rowing in the varsity boat. Sleep and a flock 
of young ladies accounted for the majority of Michael's spare time. 




Onset, Massachusetts 

A happy smile and a sly remark always typified Bob. A real 
gentleman who, with his quiet manner, makes friends easily. His New 
England way of speaking has revolutionized age old Navy terminology, 
not to mention the "Dago" department. During his four years sailing 
and sleeping were his favorite hobbies, maintaining that he had to 
date every girl in the U. S. before he would even think of choosing 
an OAO. His future plans are bachelorhood and a continuation of 
his studies in engineering. Bob is aiming for the post of Superinten- 
dent of the Naval Academy so that he can have a reg book burning 
party one day. 


Coronado, California 

Hailing from Coronado, California, "Chief" has an enviable 
record through four years at the Academy. "Chief" didn't have to 
worry about passing as he was a permanent member of the Superin- 
tendent's List. A stiff workout on the parallel bars every afternoon 
during the past four years speaks for his gymnastic ability. In the 
way of extracurricular activities, "Chief" was a four year member of 
the Antlphonal Choir and the Log Staff. Entertaining a fervent desire 
to become a submariner, "Chief" will undoubtedly add his name to 
the long list of unforgettable sub skippers. We all join In wishing the 
best of luck in everything to a wonderful person. 


Celina, Ohio 

A true Buckeye, Larry came to the Academy following gradu- 
ation from high school in Celina, Ohio. Larry has proven time and 
again that CHS grads have what it takes to be a success at Navy, 
for since that first big day in June '56 he has maintained a high 
academic average in addition to participating in such sports as bat- 
talion football, water polo, and swimming, and compahy volleyball. 
Being a very ambitious type, he also found time to be the manager 
of the varsity swimming team and bolster the baritone section of the 
Glee Club and Protestant Chapel Choir. Larry is looking towards a 
career in the undersea branch of the Navy. 




Vallejo, California 

During big George's four year tenure af the boat school he 
has been a mainstay in the old Navy school of thought of "wooden 
ships and iron men." A staunch believer in plebe year, George left 
his mark on the company's underclasses. As a "tin can" sailor from 
the start, George did more than his part for Naval Academy athletics 
and v^as noted for his fast ball on the baseball diamond. Though in 
the moclern Navy our iron man Is not likely to encounter many wooden 
ships, he plans his future in Navy Line. 


Abington, Massachusetts 

John was already an old salt before arriving at the Ensign 
factory, having entered from the Naval Academy Prep School after 
two years of dry land sailing. hHailIng from Massachusetts, John's 
biggest problem throughout the four years was learning to speak the 
English language so that his non Bay State friends could understand 
him. hHis athletic prowess has been devoted to company steeplechase, 
cross-country and battalion track. John's even disposition, astute 
thinking and devotion to the service will render him an invaluable 
member of the Silent Service. 


Befhesda, Maryland 

Never a sweater, "Willie" pulled his four years at USNA by 
{ust crossing each bridge as he came to it. If he ever made one plan 
a week in advance, it was known to himself and no one else. When 
he wasn't thinking about dragging. Will was usually short circuited 
inside someone's hi-fi set or over working with the Juice Gang. For 
a while he was seriously contemplating placing a neon radio repair 
sign over his door. During second class summer "Willie" found his 
field; and from the air, the sky is the only limit. 




Arlington Heights, 


Al was one of those gifted individuals who could convince 
anyone that blue Monday was a holiday. He had an air of confidence 
and cheerfulness about him that made one glad to know him. Worry 
was simply not in his vocabulary; this lad could handle anything that 
he encountered because he had a good attitude and a desire to do 
everything to the best of his ability. During athletic periods and on 
the weekends during crew season Al could be seen as one of the 
huskies pulling a shell up and down the Severn River. His free time 
was spent in the pad when he wasn't dragging. Dragging, however, 
was one of his pet pastimes. This was evident from the great volume 
of mail that he received from females from all parts of the East. Al 
will no doubt find a successful future career in Naval Aviation. 


Springfield, Missouri 

Dave came to us from his favorite spot in the world, the 
Ozark Mountains. Having had a year of college at the University of 
Missouri, where he was a Beta Theta Pi, he found the toughest rigors 
of plebe year to be the loss of his freedom to hunt and fish. How- 
ever, he was able to fill this vacancy with his two other hobbies, 
amateur radio and welghtllfting. Studies were very important to the 
"White Man" and he applied a great deal of effort in the academic 
fields. In true Navy fashion he also managed to have at least one 
girl here, at home, and in all of the various cruise ports. 


Redding, California 

Will came to us from Yuba Junior College via a short hitch 
in the Navy and NAPS. Coming from the fleet, Will's ideas about 
service life were slightly different from what he encountered, but he 
soon became reconciled to the plebe system. Bill's pet peeve has 
been marching in general, and P-rades and extra duty in particular. 
He enjoyed the cruises during the summer and always looked forward 
to those annual thirty days' leave. Although he never starred, he 
always managed to come up with the rent when the academic de- 
partments called for it. Bill's quick thinking and perseverance should 
prove a boon to both himself and the Navy in his career. 




Quezon City, Philippines 

Asked why he chose to come to Annapolis, Charlie would, 
with no hesitation, say, "For the experience." Born in pre-war Manila, 
he brought tales of thrilling occurrences of World War II days to the 
Academy, htis father, an army officer, was killed in Bataan. hie had 
the unusual experience of being torpedoed by a U. S. submarine, 
hiere at Navy Charlie has developed a keen interest in sailing KA's 
and yawls, and with three years in varsity dinghies, he hopes to help 
foster interest In sailing in the Philippines. A bantamweight, he was 
also one of our wrestlers. Kept busy by the Log, Trident Calendar, 
Photo and Boat Clubs and the Ring Committee, he was, besides, a 
member of the Catholic Choir. Of women, Charlie follows his firstie's 
line: "They're no darn good, but tough to be without." 



Centerville, Iowa 

Jim, a native of the "Corn State," came to Canoe U. by 
way of the State University of Iowa. Though he didn't star aca- 
demically, Jim never had much trouble handling the curve balls of the 
various departments. When he wasn't busy running plebes, he was 
busy running for the company steeplechase and soccer teams. In his 
spare moments Jim managed to play In the Midshipman Concert 
Band and maintain a very lively correspondence with a certain young 
lady from Illinois. Jim Is destined for a career in Navy Line and plans 
to spend his future in the Silent Service. 


Green Bay, Wisconsin 

From the shores of Green Bay, Wisconsin, came Bill, "The 
Bab," Babiash. Prior to coming to the Academy Bill spent two years 
at Marquette University and one year In the fleet. Always on the 
go, Bill was a great asset to the Make-Up Gang and spent many of 
his afternoons sailing the Severn with battalion and company teams. 
Since he has two months of submarine service behind him, the Silent 
Service will gain another competent officer. Bill will always be re- 
membered for his never-ending effort and his brand "G ' smile. 




Long Beach, California 

Being a long way from the sunny shores of California, "Spar- 
row Bagnard" was out to take Navy by storm, hie was not known 
as a squared away plebe, but he did manage to arouse the interest 
of a couple of coaches. Gary's favorites upon arrival included Cali- 
fornia, Elvis, ice cream, and sports, in that order. Finding a drag for 
Gary was not easy, since a girl with a good jump shot is hard to 
come by. A seagoing man at heart, every day of every leave was 
spent at hluntington Beach with his custom made surf board. Gary's 
achievements took the form of varsity letters in basketball and base- 
ball, and 'the Superintendent's List nearly every semester. To quote 
this smooth faced mid, "What, get out of the Navy and go to 


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Smithfield, Ohio 

Steve, better known as "Mush," began his service career when 
he enlisted in the Navy just after graduating from Smithfield High 
School. He attended the Naval Academy Prep School at Bainbridge, 
Maryland, and entered the Naval Academy in June of 1956. Since 
then, Steve's biggest problem was deciding which girl to drag to a 
football game or dance. After a long and tedious process of elimina- 
tion, he usually began the weekends with not more than three young 
ladies arriving to receive his undivided attention. Surprisingly enough, 
each of the girls left feeling she was "the one." "How do you do it, 
Steve?" Steve's future shipmates in the fleet will find him an amiable 
and capable officer. 


Fort Myers Beach, Florida 

From the sunny state of Florida comes this confirmed rebel. 
During his stay, he proved to everyone that even the sandblowers can 
do big things. His many activities included three years of showing 
the crew team who was loudest and many a picture for the Splinter 
and Lucky Bag. As a Marine junior, Jim came to the Academy with 
a little more than a dozen states as former homes. According to the 
best sources, his favorite pastimes have been writing letters, photog- 
raphy, fishing, and water-skiing. The future will find Jim Naval 
Aviation bound and surely one of the top officers of the Fleet. 




Newport, Rhode Island 

"Benger" came to the Academy from Severn Prep School, 
hie took an active part in many activities, one of which was becoming 
an indispensable member of the varsity tennis squad. In addition to 
extracurricular activities, "Benger" will be best remembered for his 
ready smile, easygoing manner, and his tenacious approach to 
academics. The fact that Bob never accepted anything less than 
perfection in anything he attempted soon attracted the admiration 
of the people who worked with him. "Benger" plans to follow his 
family tradition and wear the "Wings of Gold" of a Navy pilot. His 
winning spirit will make him more than a match for anything in the 
future. Good sailing. Bob! 

PemAQUiO point 


Alexandria, Virginia 

The only person who ever gave Perry any trouble was a big 
fellow named "Dago," but he soon cut that academic villain down to 
size, hie was never a man to challenge at the game of heaving verbal 
blasts; anyone not quick of wit was likely to be left holding an empty 
pair of reins. Women posed no problem to his many talents, for he 
could seemingly take them or leave them, while they found him hard 
to resist. He was one of the few who could claim two companies, but 
whether It was the Thirteenth or the Eighteenth Company, he was 
warmly welcomed, and the fleet will be no exception. 


Dade City, Florida 

Little did Bess realize when he came to Annapolis that his 
new position would be judge of the famed "Sweat Room." His 
crates of Florida oranges helped many of us stave off those afternoon 
hunger pangs. He was endowed with a dual personality, and his quiet 
manner during study hour could do an about face whenever there was 
opportunity for a frolic or a fray. He will be best remembered as 
coxswain of one of the Brigade's finest Knockabout crews. He also 
did a fine job as an outstanding member of the battalion handball 
team. Frank's many abilities will give him a prominent place in the 
Navy of the future. 




Burr Oak, Michigan 

Following his graduation from high school, BIv worked as 
a lithographer before his arrival at the "Severn School for Seafarers." 
Two years in the Marine Reserve put BIv In the category of being 
a "Marine green" enthusiast, which caused him to shudder every 
time the "Marine Corps hHymn" was sung to the tune of "Clementine." 
His athletic ability was made obvious by his fine performances on the 
company soccer and football teams. It was on the athletic field that 
Al, usually quiet and unassuming, made his presence felt. Al's biggest 
battle wasn't fought on the athletic field, however, but in keeping 
that necessary step ahead of the academic departments. 


Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

After passing up an appointment to West Point In favor of 
one for Annapolis, this well traveled Army brat found the Navy en- 
vironment much to his liking. After a siege with Math, the academics 
were all In his favor. Buck had a wide variety of Interests. \-\e was 
a stalwart of the company volleyball and basketball teams. Music 
was his favorite pastime, and he was a member of the Chapel Choir 
and the Glee Club. While he fought a losing battle against his re- 
ceding hairline, Buck's congenial nature and enthusiastic leadership 
won him a host of friends throughout the Brigade and should make 
his service career outstanding. 


Long Beach, California 

Ron, a Navy junior, came to us from Long Beach, California, 
and proved himself a worthy member of the Brigade. He was active 
in the Math and Foreign Relations Clubs and participated in the Ad- 
vanced Science Seminar. Through diligent application of his talents 
and unrelenting determination, Ron has excelled in scholastics. Ap- 
plying this same vigor to swimming, he was a member of the varsity 
and plebe Svvimming teams, specializing in the backstroke. He also 
used this prowess to good advantage for the battalion water polo 
team for four years, being elected to the All-Brigade water polo 
team. Only good fortune and smooth sailing are due Ron, who has 
so unselfishly given of his time and efforts to the Academy and the 




Cleona, Pennsylvania 

After his graduation from Lebanon High in Pennsylvania and 
a semester of college, Bob entered the Brigade of Midshipmen by 
way of a Naval Reserve appointment. With his rather quiet nature, 
Bob is the steady, reliable type who gets the job done. In athletics 
he shunned the radiator squad and became a steady contender in the 
intramural program. hHe is blessed with a deep bass voice, and his 
singing has ranged from impromptu singing groups to four years in 
the Academy Chapel Choir. His preference is Navy and he is lean- 
ing toward a career in this service. 



St. Louis, Missouri 

A familiar face over Nineteenth Company way was that of 
Anthony Charles Brennan, better known as Tony to his classmates. 
Hailing from St. Louis, Missouri, Tony attended St. Louis University 
and Columbian Prep in Washington, D. C, before embarking on his 
naval career at USNA. Having chosen Navy Line as his specific 
profession, he hopes to, someday, take command of one of the boats 
in Uncle Sam's submarine fleet. Tony's major contribution to Academy 
life was in the athletic vein, having spent his spare time during all 
the past four years on the football field. Although we may forget 
many things about the Academy, those that knew him won't forget 


San Antonio, Texas 

Coming to us from the sunny plains of South Texas, Jay could 
never quite get used to the cold Annapolis winters. However, even 
cold weather failed to dampen his sense of humor. With Jay it was 
a running battle between him and that popular periodical, the Execu- 
tive Form 2, which resulted in a couple of prolonged tours at the 
Main Office during youngster year. His spare time was usually spent 
pointing a camera at all subjects from football games to pretty girls 
or working in the Log photographic darkroom. Jay plans to go into 
submarines and we know he will be a capable addition to any sub- 
marine skipper's wardroom. 




Baltimore, Maryland 

Being a native of Ballimore, Jack was always on call for one 
of his Baltimore belles, and while attending nnany hops, he was seldom 
seen with the same girl two times in a row. Math and Skinny posed 
no problem for him, but Dago or Bull could always wipe the smile 
off his face. Jack was right at home in the squash courts In Bancroft 
Hall during his spare moments. Jack's enthusiasm for sailing was 
highlighted by a Newport to Bermuda race which he will always re- 
member. Followin his fancy for the sea, he has chosen Navy line 
and has an eye on submarines. 


Arlington, Virginia 

Dick, a firm believer in the finer things of life, came to Navy 
by way of Bullis Prep, hie liked sports cars and parties with the 
proper portions of wine, women, and song. Dick graduated with 
the single honor of having attended more "flicks" during his years 
at USNA than any two people since the class of '45. His constant 
determination to accomplish his objective will lead him to success in 
his ch osen field. Dick's pleasant, cheerful way of getting along with 
others won him many friends at the Academy and will continue to 
do so long after he trades his anchors for wings of gold. 





Eugene Scott Burroughs, III, who is known to everyone as Gene, 
came to the Academy from Hughesville, Maryland, after attending 
Bullis Prep School for one year. Always cheerful, with a ready smile 
and a quick laugh, he provided constant amusement. He escorted 
visiting teams often as a member of the Reception Committee, and 
he was also in the Newman Club. He excelled at company and bat- 
talion soccer and played company football, softball, and steeple- 
chase. His future looks very bright in the Aviation branch of the 




Spartanburg, South Carolina 

After spending two taut years at Swanee Military Academy, 
Pat came to Navy and smiled his way through plebe year. Pat's 
contribution to the "sweat room" was his indefatigable ability to 
argue. "Cece" also put some hard hours in on the plebe and varsity 
swimming teams during his rollicking four years here. HHis good nature 
and beaming smile have proven to be his major assets. In the future. 
"Cece" hopes to find himself at Pensacola, earning a pair of those 
long awaited Navy wings of gold. 


El Paso, Texas 

Quiet and unassuming "Chico" has had, for four years, a 
favorable and steadying effect on everyone who came in contact 
with him. Coming out of the fleet, via NAPS, "Chico" has neglected 
none of the possibilities for making himself known at the Academy. 
As secretary of the class, he has been responsible for the adminis- 
tration of the class of I960 — not a small task. Yet, his biggest prob- 
lem here in four years has been finding enough space on his B-robe 
to accommodate all his letter awards. Small in stature, "Chico" has 
shown all of us how really big a man can get In every other way. 



New York 

Chick ' came to Annapolis after a year of engineering study 
at Brown University. With him he brought a sense of humor and 
the desire to do a good job. Tom was always eager to find a new 
female acquaintance, and though not an Astaire on the dance floor, 
he managed, nevertheless, to make a fine accounting of himself. He 
lent himself to his studies very laboriously. Math being his best and 
Bull his nemesis. Athletically, he provided his company's 150-pound 
football team with a scrapper, and managed the plebe and varsity 
tennis teams. After a brief Introduction to submarines during second 
class summer, Tom decided that the life of the undersea warrior 
was for him. 




Crown Point, Indiana 

From Crown Point, as Indiana's gift to the Naval Acadenny, 
Chuck immediately made a reputation for himself as a dependable 
hard worker and as a good man to have as a friend. The "Snake" 
was always a man to be wary of on the hardwood and the gridiron. 
In addition to his athletic abilities. Chuck was a good student, recog- 
nized by all as an excellent leader as is evidenced by the fact that 
his classmates elected him as their company representative. Because 
of all the desirable qualities he displays, Chuck is a sure bet for 


New York City, New York 

This hard fighting, fast loving Frenchman is an excellent example 
of the good material the U. S. has attracted to its shores. With 
previous knowledge obtained from courses taken at Amherst College, 
and MIT, and as a member of the fleet, he has excelled in the 
majority of the courses offered at the Academy. Because of his 
knowledge of unlimited subjects and the vast amount of reading he 
has done, his abilities were recognized by the Splinter and Log. 
During the past three years he has been one of the men who has 
contributed much to their development and interesting articles. The 
fleet will be fortunate to receive such a talented man. 


Ak ron, Ohio 

From the day "Douge" landed at the Academy, throughout his 
four years here, he was rich In the virtues that make a good naval 
officer. Because he stood near the top of his class every year, it was 
a known fact that he had the only slide rule in existence that had 
all the right answers. Not meaning to slight his Intelligence, Joe is 
remembered most for his Mom's cookies and as a man who was 
always ready for any scheme that might be good for a laugh. Al- 
though his roommates did their best to bring him down to their level 

and he brought them up toward his. 




Sfarkville, Mississippi 

"Crigler, come here!" Still echoing through the halls till gradu- 
ation day was this never-to-be-forgotten distress call for Mississippi's 
most excitable representative at Navy. Charlie or Chuck, as you 
prefer, was most efficient when disturbed, for then he could spill out 
more deliciously southern drawled words than any one of us could 
absorb, even enough to discourage any would-be verbal antagonist. 
Charlie put this talent to good use as well, and got his greatest thrill 
from cheerleading at football games and pep rallies both plebe and 
youngster years. Although Chuck would make a very fine politician, 
we know that the Navy won't be disappointed with an equally efficient 


Alexandria, Louisiana 

'Wally hails from Alexandria, Louisiana, and like all southern 
gentlemen, he'll swear over a plate of grits and black-eyed peas that 
there's nothing better than southern cooking, southern belles, and 
New Orleans. Wally's most obvious asset was his booming baritone 
voice, as it played a major role in his activities, in everything from 
barking commands on Worden Field to hitting high "C" with the 
Catholic Choir. Wally Indulged in a host of extracurricular activities 
and, each year, tried to squeeze a few more into an already crowded 
schedule. But of all these activities, Wally's first love was sailing the 
'Royono, " and his proudest accomplishment was the attainment of 
his command. Wally intends to stake his future in subs, but whatever 
he does, you can be certain it will be a job well done. 


Lebanon, Missouri 

The "man from Missouri, " Don has for four years twisted the 
"show me " motto into showing us just how much one man can ac- 
complish during his stay here. Never very talkative, when he said 
something it was listened to and acted upon. The people who will 
miss him most are the track coaches and fans. For four years as 
Navy's outstanding quarter-miler and mainstay of the mile-relay team, 
Don has brought in one victory after another for the Blue and Gold. 
As he goes into the Marines, we hope they can realize how much of 
a man they are getting. 




Fontainbleau, France 

Bill came to Annapolis soon after graduating from Culver Mili- 
tary Academy in Indiana. With this background, plebe year wasn't 
too great a shock to him, and his easygoing nature carried him over 
most obstacles, not only in the first, but all four years at Navy. Easy- 
going, hov/ever, could not describe his attitude in the stroke seat of 
his lightweight crew shell. Bill will long be remembered for the cheer- 
ful greeting he had for everyone and for his earnest desire to make 
everyone's problems his own. 


Lakeport, New Hampshire 

Out of the beautiful lake region of New hHampshire came 
Lakeport's favorite son, Dick Davis. Although quiet and reserved, 
Dick never managed to let Navy Tech baffle him completely. From 
among his many and varied attributes he charmed us with tuba play- 
ing and amazed us with his wings of Mercury on the track. Whenever 
the weekend rolled around he could usually be found with a good- 
looking girl on his arm. A good sense of humor and a genuine loyalty 
to USNA made it possible for Dick to enjoy his four-year stay. 


Melbourne Beach, Florida 

After a short tour of duty at the University of Maryland, Dick 
decided to come to the Trade School on the Severn, hie immediately 
displayed his leadership qualities by becoming the company represent- 
ative of his plebe class, hlowever, his leadership capabilities were one 
among many of his Academy successes. Dick was a firm supporter of 
a sturdy athletic program, and his desire and will to win were a great 
asset to many a company team. He professed to be a master at tennis, 
as he proved on many of the battalion championship teams, but he also 
excelled in squash and the never-to-be-forgotten Turkey Bowl games. 
Extracurricular activities constitute a major portion of a mid's daily 
routine and the "Dodsone" was no exception to this rule, hlop Com- 
mittees, Reception Committee, and WRNV were only a small portion 
of his many achievements. After a successful career at USNA he 
only hopes to follow in the footsteps of his father, who retired after 
a rewarding and distinguished career. 




Wichita, Kansas 

With camera in hand, George came to the gay, carefree 
campus on the Severn via Bullis Prep. Plebe year was a high hurdle 
to George, whose ready laugh kept him In ten sets of sweat gear. 
Despite this athletic prowess, he managed to lead the Swimming Sub 
Squad through nine months of near drowning. Studies came easy to 
George, which gave him plenty of time for his favorite endeavor, the 
sack. "Just resting my eyes," he would reply. After building Hi-Fi 
sets, making radio controlled models, and taking his expert photo- 
graphs, George still found time to apply his broad knowledge to 
solving everyone's problems. HHis winning smile and readiness to lend 
a hand will make George a big success in all he does. 


Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Tony, or Bob, as most of us know him, may not have, aca- 
demically, left his mark at the Naval Academy, but he did leave it 
socially. Being a firm believer in the Navy adage, "A girl in every 
port," Bob took distinct advantage of cruise, plebe tea hops, and 
was never seen alone on weekends. Also a tenacious worker In every- 
thing he set out to do, Bob was outstanding in company athletics 
and always tried to better himself academically. Yet he was never 
too busy to help others. This unique combination will be an asset to 
the fleet. 


Hagerstown, Maryland 

Jim came to the Academy well prepared to cope with any- 
thing it could hand him. Two years at hHagerstown Junior College 
made the academics seem easy, while a calm and mature personality 
enabled him to weather plebe year and all the other little unpleasant- 
ries associated with the conversion to a military way of life. Most of 
Jim's spare time was filled by his work on the Naval Academy Chris- 
tian Association Council, an organization in which he took an active 
part. After graduation Jim plans a career In Naval Aviation, the 
fulfillment of a long standing ambition. 




Brooklyn, New York 

The "Moose, " one of the younger nnembers of the Class of 
I960, hails from Brooklyn, New York. To prove age does not matter, 
Edward became one of the most respected and skilled members of 
our class. Although not a varsity letter winner, he could always be 
found on the basketball court or the gridiron. Extremely versatile, 
Edward was above average in both academics and aptitude, and be- 
cause of his remarkable sense of humor was always popular with the 
members of all classes. A member of the 18th Company, Edward 
proved himself a leader, and his past accomplishments insure a 
brilliant future. 


Tulsa, Oklahoma 

From the hills of Korea, via the shores of the Susquehanna, 
came the "Rotund One." Although Bernie was known for his many 
undertakings, he probably was most famous for his successful battle 
with the Math department. Bernie was often heard to say, "You 
don't have to be good in math to be a good marine." Always ready 
for a bridge or basketball game, his motto was, "Never do today 
what you can put off until the study period before class tomorrow." 
In spite of the rough road, Bernie was significantly active in company 
sports, and because of his competitive spirit, there is no doubt that 
he will be a credit to his chosen service. 


Weatherly, Pennsylvania 

This agreeable Pennsylvanian, having attended Penn State 
University for a year, came to the Naval Academy with one purpose 
in mind: to do well and eventually become a naval aviator. His 
academic accomplishments have been outstanding, his participation 
as a member of the Chapel Choir and Glee Club have made him an 
asset to both organizations, and his athletic abilities have brought 
his company many points. Who can deny that Jim has done well and 
that he will become an excellent aviator? Penn State, your loss was 
Navy's gain! 




Norfolk, Virginia 

The "Little Admiral" from Bremerton, Washington, came to 
Navy straight from a number one standing at Norfolk Academy High 
School. It was immediately evident that academics would prove no 
problem to Jerry, and by the end of his first year he easily made 
the Superintendent's List. His unlimited knowledge of Navy facts and 
baseball proved a sharp foil to the rapid fire questions of the upper- 
class during plebe year. In addition to absorbing the necessary 
knowledge for his chosen career, he acquired a varied number of 
nicknames among which the most prominent were "Captain Jack" 
and "Freddy Fee." Captain Jack was the serious aspirant to a naval 
career. Freddy Fee was the popular, hard-charging regular on the 
company soccer, softball, and steeplechase teams. Among his extra- 
curricular activities was his work with the Lucky Bag as the company 



Rhode Island 


Though quiet and mild mannered in appearance. Bill proved 
to be an engaging conversationalist and true friend. A master at 
repartee. Bill was always ready with a retort or some sound advice, 
whichever was more appropriate. Academics were no problem to the 
man from Rhode Island, and many a nigh* was spent in a good 
healthy bull session rather than at the books. Holding any physical 
effort in utter disdain. Bill nevertheless managed to turn in a credit- 
able record as a miler on the battalion track squad, much to the 
consternation of his associates. Now, after a short tenure on the 
banks of the Severn, Bill will turn his talents toward a naval career. 


Wilmington, North Carolina 

"Frosty," as he was affectionately called by all, was one of the 
better known men in the Brigade. Not only did he have all of the 
qualities of a southern gentleman from Wilmington, North Carolina, 
but he also had the distinction of being the smallest man in our class. 
He may have been small but only in stature. Entering the Academy 
at the age of twenty one, Don had one and a half years at the 
University of Oklahoma behind him. This was a great aid in his four 
strenuous years of study. Even so he was still able to devote time to 
crew, battalion wrestling, softball and four years as company Log 




Cincinnati, Ohio 

Dave came to USNA directly from St. Xavier High School and 
has maintained very good grades throughout his four years here. 
While at USNA Dave v^^as very active in company and battalion 
sports, especially football. On both battalion and company heavies, 
he was first string quarterback. Almost all of Dave's spare time was 
spent at the bridge table, as he was an accomplished player and a 
sincere devotee of Charles Goren. Dave was pretty sure that he 
wanted to fly from the first, and the month he spent at Jax and 
Pensacola during second class summer made his decision to go Navy 
Air final. 


Glenwood, Maryland 

From St. John's Military Academy came George, an Army 
brat. His quick wit, good nature, and sincerity won him many friends 
while at the Academy. He never let anything upset him, and he al- 
ways had a good sense of humor. George's special field of interest 
was world affairs, and his favorite subiect — Bull. He participated in 
intramural swimming during quite a few sports seasons. George's 
vision was slightly impaired during his four years of studying, so he 
has chosen the Supply Corps. His fellow officers will definitely ap- 
preciate George as much as his classmates did. 


Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

After spending most of his life in the bottom half of the 
United States, Bill arrived at Navy fresh from high school to face the 
rigors of preparing for a Naval career. He confined his athletic 
abilities to intramural football, and when he wasn't pursuing this ac- 
tivity he could be found in his rack figuring the daily tally of Hamilton 
vs Navy. Bill always preferred the southern type girl to the northern 
ones, and one of them will undoubtedly end his single days. Bill's 
warm personality and determination helped him to stand high aca- 
demically and won him many friends. His interest in Navy Air will 
surely give Bill a worthwhile career. 




Los Angeles, California 

Rog arrived at USNA after a year of military prep school, 
so plebe year offered no initial problem. At one time he played the 
role of an ardent "hot rodder," but Navy domesticated him so mu ch 
that he was an easy mark for certain members of the opposite sex. 
Rog was a big man in more ways than one and could always be seen 
on fields of competition where body contact was the important role. 
If he leads his destroyer like he played soccer and fieldball, he'll never 
be accused of timidity, hlis deeds spoke loudly, but his words were 
few and far between. When he did speak, however, those who knew 
him listened for they realized he meant what he said. 


Greenwood, South Carolina 

Bill is one of the few guys who can put out almost as much 
effort perfecting card games and tricks as he does on his studies, and 
still keep good grades. \-\e specializes in professional courses, all of 
which he really loves. Of course he has other loves, too. Two of the 
foremost are having a good time with the plebes and trying to con- 
vince himself that he is a confirmed bachelor. hHis quick thinking 
and love for flying should make him an excellent candidate for Navy 
Air, his true military aspiration. 


Upper Nyack, New York 

"Zuch" entered the Academy two days after graduating from 
Nyack hiigh School in New York. The lack of prep schooling was no 
hindrance to him. Consequently, academics never constituted a 
serious obstacle. During the fall he could be found managing the 
varsity soccer team, and the spring would find him as a member of 
the battalion soccer team. Paul's cheerful disposition never failed to 
make a hit with the girls. Paul undoubtedly set some sort of record 
for youngster year for the number of girls dragged. He claims that 
he could have worked in a few more, but there weren't enough week- 
ends. Paul has expressed a desire for the submarine service. His 
ability to get along with people will make him a welcome shipmate. 



Baltimore, Maryland 

After graduating from the "A" course at the Baltimore Poly- 
technic Institute, Gary came to match his wits with Navy Tech. Al- 
though at times German seemed to be winning the battle, Gary 
always came through in true "Poly" tradition. Although Gary played 
soccer and rowed 150-pound crew, he somehow managed to find 
plentyof time to spend in the rack. However, we all realized that he 
was merely saving his eyes for the wild blue yonder. Gary waited, 
sometimes impatiently, for the four years to pass to begin his quest 
for his Navy wings of gold. 


Upper Darby, Pennsylvania 

After spending a year at the University of Pennsylvania Joe 
decided on the Navy as a career, and he entered USNA. hlis con- 
genial and competitive attitude guided his footsteps in his studies as 
well as in company squash and basketball. On the weekends that he 
was not dragging, "hHoff" could always be found reading a good book 
or play. His journalistic tendencies made him an active member of 
the Log, Splinter, and Lucky Bag staffs during his last three years at 
old Canoe U. Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, his home town, can well 
be proud of her native son. 


Baltimore, Maryland 

Al came to us from the ROTC unit at Cornell University. 
Since his arrival at Navy Tech he has become well known as a study 
hour chess and bridge pro, but his extracurricular study hour activities 
haven't had any detrimental effect on his academics, for stars have 
consistently appeared on his lapels during the last four years. "Flash" 
has also made a name for himself in the handball court, causing many 
an opponent to stagger away from a game defeated. His many 
friends have often returned from football games in Baltimore feeling 
good after the parties at Al's. Although we hate to see him go, we 
know that Navy Line will be gaining a good man. 




Rochester, New York 

Proudly bearing a Welsh name, Roy confused us all by display- 
ing an affinity for all things Germanic. In his final year in high school 
at Rochester, New York, Roy selected the Naval School on the Severn 
rather than pre-law near Cayuga's muddy waters. The wisdom of this 
choice was sometimes questionable . . . although Roy excelled in the 
social sciences, he only managed a complete understanding of the 
technical subjects while returning from exams. Roy's athletic ability 
manifested itself in his prowess with overweight opponents in the 
wrestling loft. This tempered fighting spirit should be the keynote of 
his accomplishments as a submariner. 


Richmond, Virginia 

The Land of Lee" sent us one of her finest sons when she 
sent us Tom. hfis personality was as sterling as the stars he wore his 
entire four years. A quick mind, coupled with a pleasing sense of 
humor, won for Tom the admiration of all who knew him and were 
undoubtedly responsible for all his many accomplishments, both aca- 
demic and athletic. It was a rare Saturday night when Tom could be 
found in his room as he could cut a cool rug and was much in demand 
with those Virginia belles. Tom's love for adventure has lead him to 
the submarine service with dreams of polaris missiles, arctic journies, 
polar ice caps — and an inexhaustible supply of ice cubes for that 
famous drink, "hHutt Collins." 


Dallas, Texas 

"Jonesie," a big talker from that second largest state, decided 
to quit the civilian line in order to enhance the Academy with his 
presence. Always ready with a timely quip on the subject at hand, 
"Jonesie" had a knack for making those long, long days a bit more 
bearable. Although Norm made some pretty fair marks in the aca- 
demic subjects with little or no studying, his prowess with same was 
exceeded by the talent he had with the young ladies. He told every- 
one that his middle initial stood for "Lovable," and he spent his four 
years at the Academy trying to prove this statement. Norm is sure 
to receive a hearty welcome no matter where he may go. 




New London, Connecticut 


Al comes from New London, Connecticut, and desires to re- 
turn as soon as his career will permit. The first thing you ever learned 
about him was that he knew more about submarines than anyone at 
the Academy. The second was that he was constantly at war with 
the math department. Of Al's many talents his power to comprehend 
the witten word is the greatest, and the ability to express his knowl- 
edge is its equal. He excelled at giving sound advice on almost any 
subiect. Al's prime aim while a midshipman was to mold himself into 
as competent an officer as has ever graduated. He was successful. 

'iki HI ______ 


Allentown, Pennsylvania 

Dave will tell you that the world revolves around Pennsylvania, 
and Allentown is its exact center. Like the true Pennsylvania Dutch- 
man that he is, he swears that the world's best pretzels come from 
there and pronounces vacation, "vaca-a-ation." Dave has been in a 
host of activities at the Academy, those of note being: four years as 
cheerleader, with his first class year as head cheerleader; four years 
in the Chapel Choir and Glee Club; a very successful try at acting 
in the Masqueraders' "Stalag 17"; and three years of ocean sailing 
with two ocean races under his belt. Dave's main joy though was 
dragging. We know Dave will carry this fine spirit of achievement 
and determination into the fleet and whe'"ever he goes. 


Pasadena, California 

After graduating from Pasadena City College, "Pineapple" 
headed east to join the boys on the gridiron at Navy. Hampered by 
a knee operation, he was forced to quit football. When not on the 
gridiron, Ed was found listening to Kenton, Brubeck, MJQ's and 
other progressive jazz groups. As editor of music on the Log staff, 
he furnished the publicity to our Sunday afternoon "Pop Concerts" 
as part of his "Logarythms" column. The guitar is his favorite in- 
strument since he learned to play it while a beach boy, surfing at 
Walkiki. Ed is pointing toward a career in aviation. He'd like to fly 
A4D's on close ground support for the ground troops of the Marine 




Staten Island, N. Y. 

"God's country, " Bob will tell you, is located on an island in 
New York Harbor: Staten Island, to be specific. Yes, "Heaven on 
the Hudson" claims this son of Eire and can indeed be proud of his 
many accomplishments since his arrival on the fair Severn shores 
four years ago. Bob excelled in everything he attempted, whether it 
was in Skinny Lab, on the basketball court, or on the dance floor. 
The amazing thing, however, is not so much the accomplishments 
themselves but the confidence and the ease with which he made them. 
This ability will certainly insure Bob's success in anything he endeavors 
in the future. 


Lacrosse, Wisconsin 

A product of Central High School in La Crosse, Wisconsin, 
where he finished second In his class, Jim typifies that elite group of 
Middles who came right out of high school and yet handled USNAY 
academics with ease. During his four year sojourn at Navy he con- 
sistently maintained high grades. His Interests were not, however, 
restricted to the confines of academics alone. The Combined Musical 
Clubs, Reception Committee, and Church Choir had their share of 
his free time, and his contributions to these organizations had much 
to do with their success. Although a lover at heart and gifted with 
an Irresistible charm with femmes, Jim was seldom seen dragging. 
Weekends found him either on the golf course, tennis courts or In his 
room playing his saxophone to the agony of his wife. A voracious 
reader, Jim finds In books a source of relaxation and enjoyment. 
With his determination, resourcefulness, and the ability to act coolly 
under pressure, he should be an Invaluable asset to the fleet. 


Scranton, Pennsylvanja 

From the beautiful Pocono Mountains came the pride of 
Scranton, Pennsylvania, David James Knorr. Jim, or Tug as he was 
better known to his friends, made use of his great athletic prowess 
while at the Academy, taking active participation in the many athletic 
programs offered. Many are the times he was seen working out in 
the field house on weekends in order to practice a new shot or ap- 
proach to improve his ability. We will never forget when Jim, always 
eager to make good first impressions, made his plebe summer officer 
clutch, by sounding off, "Mid'n GIsh, 4th Class, Sir." The Naval 
Academy's loss Is the service's gain as Jim will be a great competitor 
and a fine officer. 




Port Chester, New York 

The pride and joy of Port Chester came to USNA after a year 
of fraternity life at RPI. Bob's good looks kept hinn busy fending off 
female admirers, and only his exceptional diplomacy kept this long, 
perfumed line from mass hysteria. His blonde hair and blue eyes 
made him a picture book jet pilot, but being cursed with glasses 
youngster year caused a flame-out in a heart that had burned to fly 
from its first beat. Bob believed in acting like a man at all times, and 
he showed those around him his skill and fighting heart whenever per- 
forming on the athletic field. We, his classmates, know full well that 
he will excel and cast honor upon the name of the Academy. 



Jamestown, Indiana 

Larry is a product of the good state of Indiana. Upon gradu- 
ating from high school, he decided to let Uncle Sam guide his educa- 
tion. Since then his fame has spread the world over. For four years 
"Torque " has set the academic standards for the "sweat room." In 
athletics he was no less proficient. Plebe year saw him a pole vaulter 
on the plebe track team. He was a mainstay on the company basket- 
ball team, one of the Brigade's best, and a hard worker for the in- 
tramural cross-country team. As to the future, he has his eyes sky- 
ward, very skyward, out where the satellites fly by. We all know he'll 
always be out front. 





Larry, or "Laves," as he was known to his many friends, was 
born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. Previous to his entrance to the 
Naval Academy, he spent one year in pre-med at Xavier University 
in Cincinnati. "Laves" played on the plebe football team his first 
year at USNA. The other years he played various battalion and 
company sports, among which were battalion football and swimming. 
While at USNA, "Laves" became a confirmed bridge player, what 
time was left from studies and sports, he usually spent at this game. 




Malolos, Bulacan, Philippines 

Benny had little trouble adjusting to military discipline at Canoe 
U., coming as he did from a year at the Philippine Military Academy. 
Plebe year posed few problems for his keen memory, which also served 
him well academically. An avid intramural athlete, Benny spent many 
of his free hours within the confines of a handball court. Many other 
hours were used to the best advantage deeply entrenched in the blue 
trampoline, hie extended his warm friendliness beyond his wide group 
of friends in the Brigade, often serving on the Reception Committee 
as a host for visiting teams. His cheerful nature and willingness to 
always lend a helping hand will serve him well in the future, and make 
him a person well worth having as a friend. 

Pemaquio point 


Norman, Oklahoma 

Decid ing a naval career offered many advantages over civilian 
life, Ivon left the University of Oklahoma after one year to enter the 
Naval Academy. A rackets man, he played varsity squash for three 
years and intramural tennis for two. His pleasant voice was heard 
many times over WRNV, and if he was not playing sports or broad- 
casting over the radio, one could usually find him playing his ukulele 
or engaged in a fast game of bridge. His personality enables him to 
make friends no matter where he is, and he will be an asset to any 
branch of the service upon graduation. 


Kirkland, Illinois 

Dick brought all 6' 6" of himself to Buchenwald on the Bay 
from the booming town of Kirkland. Studies never gave him any 
trouble as he was generally on the Superintendent's List, but run-Ins 
with the Executive Department and his no-sweat attitude made his 
life h ere at Navy Interesting. Although he generally liked his weekends 
in the blue trampoline, he could always be convinced to go to a good 
movie, especially a western. He was known as the brains of the syndi- 
cate, but some of his cool plays, like his workings on the hl-fl set, some- 
times made his wives wonder. Dick enjoyed dragging and even though 
he was a thrifty person, he somehow kept losing his crest. After being 
a member of '60's undefeated plebe basketball team, he devoted the 
next three years of his extra hours to varsity basketball. He'll always 
be remembered as the guy who fouled out In the first five minutes of 
the William and Mary game In his youngster year. 




Toledo, Ohio 

George, a loyal Ohioan, came to the Academy straight out 
of high school. Not having any trouble with academics, George spent 
much of his spare time in athletics. George became known as a very 
versatile athlete as he played on seven different intramural sports 
squads besides being a member of the plebe lacrosse squad. George 
has developed the fine trait of laughing at his own mistakes; this 
keeps him in constant laughter. George's determination, consideration 
for others and positive outlook on life will make him a success as a 
career officer. 


Teaneck, New Jersey 

Ed came to USNA fresh out of high school, but with a worldly 
wisdom far beyond his years. One of the youngest and most well 
known men in his class, he was quick to point out that it is experience 
and not years which counts, hlis sly wink and accompanying line have 
proved him a handy man with the women. Ed would have ranked 
number one if marks attained were matched against man study hours, 
but he was always too busy helping someone out of a jam or getting 
himself into one. An early love for speed and an ever-sharpening eye 
now threatens to loose this high-stepping young man on the unsus- 
pecting wild blue yonder in a Navy jet. 


Delaware, Ohio 

After four years of success at Delaware Willis High School, 
the favorite son of Delaware, Ohio, was sent on to bigger and better 
things at the Naval Academy. George displayed his ability and 
teamwork in everything he undertook. After lettering in four sports 
in high school, George continued his athletic prowess via his keen 
competitive spirit while participating in the sporting program. As a 
member of the Naval Academy Choir George also showed his ver- 
satility and all-around ability. Surely the naval service has gained a 
fine officer and all-around gentleman. 








Racine, Wisconsin 

A wife can be a great help to any man's profession, and to 
this Academy wife such credit can be given. Although Dave was one 
of those few plebes who seemed to be naturally squared-away, he was 
always on hand to help his classmates over the rigors of piebe year. 
Not one to be found Idle, Dave spent his hours away from the boots 
on the athletic fields where his specialties were varsity soccer and 
lacrosse. Suave Dave, a possessor of a rare pair of Internationally 
famous big, brown eyes, always managed to find time to share them 
with the many young lasses who found those eyes irresistible. Even 
while at the University of Wisconsin for one year, aeronautical en- 
gineering caught his fancy, and this Interest grew during his four 
years at the Academy. In the near future Dave will probably be seen 
overhead In one of the latest developments of the aircraft field. 

Ron came to USNAY by way of NAPS and the fleet as a 
distinguished chow hound and all-around swell guy. He had no trouble 
getting enough to eat plebe year as he was on the plebe crew train- 
ing table. He was a steadfast player on the battalion and company 
heavyweight football teams. In the spring he played a rugged de- 
fensive game on the varsity lacrosse team. He brought with him to 
the Academy a sincere desire to make the submarine service his 
career, and he never changed his mind. With his quiet manner and 
his knack for getting a job done, he Is certain to be a success In his 
future career. 



Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania 

"Moke " has a perpetual sun-tan which he claims Is due to the 
coal dust of Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, his hometown. This tan 
combined with sharp eyes and a quick smile became well known 
throughout the Brigade during the past four years. Coming to the 
Academy from Wyoming Seminary, "Moke " excelled In Intramural 
football, tennis, and basketball. He attributes his muscles to weight- 
lifting, and of course the lucky Marine Corps has another rugged 
pilot on the way. His likes Include women, drinks, and food In that 
order; and he has proven his ability In handling them all. Bob's good 
sense of humor and his unequalled friendliness have made him the 
terrific guy he is today, and the dependable officer the country will 
need tomorrow. 




Napervllle, Illinois 

Marty came to USNAY from Napervllle, Illinois, and brought 
with him a pretty extensive musical background. While here, either 
vocalizing or instrumentalizing, it was in Mart's line and he was in it. 
With him. Navy Line was mighty fine, until Second Class Summer, at 
which time the air looked fair. In academics, the sciences were his 
meat, hie could make his slide rule talk and was often heard talking 
back to it. Swimming was Mart's favorite sport; and between that, 
music, and a conscientious attitude toward the books, the fairer sex 
often founfj room to make its Impression. 


Boulder City, Nevada 

Aptly described as being in love with love, Mike spent his spare 
time answering letters from female admirers in all parts of the world. 
Charming, intelligent and attractive, Mike had everyone constantly 
guessing as to the identity of his latest "true love." Energetic and 
enthusiastic, Mike could always be counted on to bring a little life 
and fun Into the dullest of meetings, parties and evening study hours. 
Mike's ambition has always been to be the best jet-jockey of the 
U. S. Navy, and undoubtedly he will soon be just that. 


Littleton, Colorado 

Denny, famed throughout the 18th Company for his athletic 
endeavors, brought with him to the Academy a sense of humor as 
big as his neck. A four year veteran of battalion lacrosse, he soon 
became almost as co-ordinated as any man. hie did, however, excel 
at studies and provided many a helpful El for those with lesser 
mental powers. Of Denny's many hobbies, bridge, although the most 
confusing to him, is his favorite and with the years should come en- 
lightenment. A career even more successful than his Academy days 
awaits Denny, and great accomplishment should be his. 




Spokane, Washington 

Moon," as he is more commonly called, came to us that fate- 
ful day In June to join the "pampered pets of Uncle Sam," a naive 
and well adjusted college student. Navy soon made its mark, and he 
became entwined within the arms of Mother Bancroft. hHe quickly 
established himself a man of few well-chosen words, preferring to 
quietly take action himself. At the end of youngster year the 13th 
Company found Moon pushing his cruise box to the 18th Company 
after falling victim to a third class give-away lottery. His spirit re- 
mained undaunted as he continued to leave behind a trail of con- 
quered academics and broken-hearted girls. It's with a feeling of 
lost comradeship yet pride that we watch Dave progress on to the 
fleet and greater honor. 


Laurel, Mississippi 

"P. J." arrived at USNA full of vim, vigor, and vitality and 
now has evidence of it in the form of many friends, memories, and 
4.0's. George's exceptional ability and determination have paid off 
academically, and his warm personality has won him many friends. 
His principal athletic Interest was swimming. Although girls from 
Philadelphia to Pensacola have fallen for George his heart belongs to 
a Southern Belle from Laurel who Is a good bet to finish his bachelor 
days quickly. We'll miss this guy who has many times pulled us from 
the jaws of the skinny department, but the Navy has gained an 
officer of truly outstanding proportions. 


Santa Cruz, California 

Back East from the Golden West came San Francisco's answer 
to "Smiling Jack." Always ready with a smile and an Infectious laugh, 
he pulled many of us through a cheerless day. From the very first 
he was active In many different organizations. In addition to keeping 
up with his marks, he found time for the golf team and his first love, 
varsity sailing, and was one of the most active of the Highland 
Light's Bermuda race crew. Murray is pointing for Navy Line and 
submarines, and If he Is true to form, should be as great a success 
underwater as he was during his four years on the surface of the 




Petaluma, California 

"Ole" is another one of those lucky lads from the land of 
surf and sun, California. He came to the Academy via Petaluma 
High, a year of wandering, and Columbian Prep. His calling to the 
sea was mainly influenced by his father who has spent his entire life 
in the Coast Guard. The studies were the main barrier for "Ole" 
throughout his four years on the Severn with a close call in youngster 
year math accounting for some grey hair. This trouble with engineer- 
ing sciences stems mainly from the fact that his aptitudes ran along 
the liberal arts line. "Ole" plans to make his way to Pensacola for 
flight training, and then on to the fleet. With his great sense of 
humor, personality, and driving ambition, "Ole" will be a valuable 
asset to the Naval Service. 




After a rigorous year of frat life at Lake Forest Bob decided 
that the strain of partying was too much. He came to Navy to 
enhance his former fame as the "Pride of ZIon." Moose organized 
the boys from Illinois and soon became known as the muscleman of 
the syndicate. He proved his reputation when he led the Class of 
'60 on to victory as Mr. Inside In the never-to-be-forgotten Turkey 
Bowl Game. Football was his sport, but soccer and track proved no 
strain. The women, however, did prove a problem — they just would 
not let him alone. He spent many a study hour discussing this di- 
lemma. Although a hero with the women, Bob was not one for 
publicity. But we all know that the William and Mary game of '58 
proved a real "Dllly." 


Warwick, Rhode Island 

"Pop," well known throughout the Brigade for his pixie-like 
grin, came well prepared to Navy after two riotous years at the 
University of Rhode Island. During his tour at the Academy, besides 
establishing himself as a familiar character on the campus, he gained 
a well-deserved reputation for his drive and determination. These es- 
sential qualities of the better naval officer should earn "Pop" a 
distinguished career in the service of his country. 




Decoto, California 

Coming to Annapolis from the distant Pacific shores was no 
real change for Bob; he's been hopping from place to place for as 
long as he can remember being a Marine junior. During his USNAY 
sojourn, Bob's pet activity always was soccer; plebe and three varsity 
years found him with bruised feet, banged up shins, and a parcel of 
letters as his reward. Academically, he has never been hard pressed, 
although not one to hit books when there was something more worth- 
while to do, say spending a few hours in the pad. After passing four 
leisure years at Navy, Bob has decided to give the fleet's air wing a 
chance to prove itself. 


Los Angeles, California 

After spending two years with the college set at the University 
of Santa Clara, Ted decided to cast his lot with the Navy. From 
the first day that he entered the Academy, he has never ceased to 
have a good time. Although Ted had his troubles with academics, 
he never sweated them too much — he just had fun. Ted was always 
crazy about aviation, in fact, after Second Class Summer, he got a 
pilot's guide for the N3N and learned everything there was to know 
about those bl-wingers. Throughout his four years, he never ceased to 
dream of his future career in Naval Aviation. 


Tucson, Arizona 

An "old Pueblo " native, Joe hails from the land of the sun, 
Tucson, Arizona, where he attended the University of Arizona for 
two years. A confirmed westerner, Joe's eyes light up when he speaks 
of his warm and sunny climate and the beloved Rocky Mountains. 
Known throughout Bancroft for his engineering ability, the word was 
"call Joe," if something didn't work properly. A lover of good music, 
he played lead trumpet for the NA-IO dance orchestra, and was 
treasurer for the group his second class year. A member of the 
Drum and Bugle Corps and the Catholic Choir, he also shot on the 
varsity rifle team and managed the varsity dinghy team. hHis prize 
possessions include a .44 Magnum revolver, a hi-fi set and a trumpet. 




Pueblo, Colorado 

West Point's loss was the Academy's gain when "Petey Swed- 
erson" came to USNAY. Always an outstanding student, he wore 
stars each year. hHis ability, however, was not confined to the class- 
room. Pete was a standout on the varsity and battalion wrestling 
teams, earning the nickname of "the Colorado Crippler" from his 
coach for his aggressiveness. This fighting spirit was exemplified in 
his desire to acquire new skills such as learning the complexities of 
electronic circuits, playing bridge, tennis and swimming and his 
ability to excel in each department. Naval Aviation couldn't have 
had a better man from the Academy than this beaming Swede from 

Dallas, Texas 


Prior to his midshipman days, Phil spent one year at Texas 
A&M. hHis first year there proved to be an Invaluable Indoctrination 
period for the rigors of Academy life. Phil's speed on the cinder oval 
made him an excellent quarter miler. The track team can be proud of 
his aggressive, winning spirit, hlls speed with the women was no less 
effective. In his case, the old adage — a girl in every port — did not 
apply. Phil preferred to have at least two. hHis future "jungle bunny" 
days will show the world his true character. You'll have to look far 
to find a man better suited for his job. He won't mind at all the 
dirt and grime associated with those foxholes. 


Corpus Christ!, Texas 

The former largest state In the Union sends us this happy 
rebel. Jack, not adjusting to life In a border state at first, was won 
over slowly by the Academy, so much so that he chose the five year 
course. He has contributed much to Severn life through his interest 
in the Engineering and Boat Clubs and also through five years of 
sailing here at Navy. Jack took a semester break at George Wash- 
ington University, but was soon back to bolster the numbers of the 
class of '60. The future will find him in Navy Line and adding much 
to the service. 




New Orleans, Louisiana 

Brad came to Canoe U. from the deep South, extolling the 
virtues of southern belles, bird dogs, and Creole gumbo. It was 
difficult to console himself to the idea of going to school this far 
north. During the week he could usually be found aboard one of the 
ocean sailboats or deep in a volume of William Faulkner. His week- 
ends were generally spent dragging or playing tennis, seldom behind 
books; nevertheless, he managed to stand high in all his academics. 
His idea of a good summer cruise consisted of racing a sailboat to 
Bermuda, although straight Navy Line is still his choice. 


Linden, Nevv' Jersey 

Dick's background before USNA included ninety-two credit 
hours at Union Junior College and many more hours engineering for 
L. J. Wing and Company. We remember Dick not only for looking 
up to his six and one half feet, but also for his help in our wide and 
varied academic problems. If Dick wasn't at a club or committee 
meeting, he could often be found thumbing through an old Esquire. 
No matter what specialty Dick chooses it is sure that the blend of 
gentleman and technician will insure his success. 


Spokane, Washington 

A ladies' man from the woods of the Northwest, Dave came 
to the Trade School after a year of entertainment at Whltworth 
College. Liberty always found this genial host escorting some young 
lovely around "Historic " Annapolis. Along with his studies, Dave 
found time to draw unique covers for the Splinter. He proved his 
athletic prowess on the plebe squash team and no doubt would have 
gained immortal fame on the squash court, if by chance he hadn't 
discovered the "blue trampoline " early youngster year. Having 
found his main ambition, Dave is all set to augment his chosen pro- 
fession by winning his Navy wings of gold. 




Providence, Rhode Island 

Bob came to Canoe U. straight from down east New England's 
rock bound coasts bringing with him a love for submarines, hi-fi, and 
Southern belles, though not necessarily in that order. While always 
high in class standing in the technical subjects. Bob has never been 
seen near a book on weekends, and can usually be found at all the 
hops dragging some sweet, young thing. His agile mind generally 
keeps him one long step ahead of the wrath of the executive depart- 
ment, while his easygoing disposition lets him face the grimmest 
Monday re.veille with only a slightly lopsided smile. He will surely be 
a success in sub-school and the fleet. 


Orlando, Florida 

"Mick" had many nicknames at the Academy, one of which 
was "Firpo, Wild Man of the Pampas." Many times his cry shuddered 
through the hearts of his fellow midshipmen. The end of plebe year 
saw Mick as the number one goalie on the lacrosse team and at the 
end of youngster, second, and first class years he occupied the same 
position on the varsity. Mick was also talented in other fields, and, 
though accused of being a Latin lover, he confined most of his 
attentions to his OAO. Mick made many friends while he was here 
at USNA, and It's certain he has a great future ahead of him. 


Villas, New Jersey 

Danny came to the Naval Academy via Chester hiigh School, 
Pennsylvania, and Wyoming Seminary. After spending two years in 
the Naval Reserves prior to entering the Academy, he quickly and 
easily oriented himself to the ways of the Navy. After classes, one 
could find Dan in the wrestling loft and on the football and lacrosse 
fields, where he sparked the Fifth Battalion on to many victories. His 
suave mannerisms, ready smile, and unbounded determination com- 
bined with his keen perceptive mind will make Danny an asset to any 
organization. The United States Navy has gained a true officer and 




Morristown, New Jersey 

Morrls+own, New Jersey, can proudly claim Jim as a valuable 
contribution to the Naval Academy. Prior to entering the Academy, 
he spent one year at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Energetic and 
hard working, Jim is well liked by his classmates. His name appeared 
on the Superintendent's List and he also wore stars. Jim has been 
an active member of the Newman Club, the German Club, the 
Foreign Relations Club and the Reception Committee, hie demon- 
strated his athletic ability as a valuable member of the company 
soccer, softball and 150-pound football teams. His plans for the future 
include marriage and a very promising career in submarines. 


Wayne, Michiqan 

Rich, having soent his chi'dhood in Georgia prior to making 
Michigan his home, was a northerner with a southern accent. He 
had the personality of the famed southern gentleman, a feature 
shown very well by the number of letters he received from girls 
from all parts of the country. Dick was also a marine from the word 
go and he Intends to Improve on his accomplishments gained from 
two and one half years of active Marine training. Rich took part 
wholeheartedly In company sports, being a member of the soccer, 
football, and baseball teams. Along with all of his activities, however, 
Dick never failed to save some time to apply himself in numerous 
church functions. 


Marlette, Michiqan 

Coming from Marlette, Michigan, "Luke" was able to call 
upon his storehouse of sailing experiences to provide for himself 
an enjoyable four years at the Naval Academy. Each year would 
find him on the dinghy and ocean racing squads and a member In 
good standing of the Boat Club and Engineering Club. From the 
background that he acquired at Columbian Preparatory School, Luke 
was able to cope more fully wi|-h the obstacles that he encountered 
in his four years of study. Always alert, the Academic Departments 
never succeeded in catching him unprepared. His quick wit and 
bright smile will make him long remembered by all who knew him. 




Richmond, California 

Charlie, also known as Keith to some of his classmates, came 
to Navy directly from high school In Richmond, California. During 
his early years here he could be seen churning up and down the 
Severn with the crew team. Finally the sailing bug bit him and 
varsity sailing laid claim to him. Although Keith would rather listen 
to some Mantovani albums or experiment with his camera more 
than anything else, he could often be seen with a pile of books 
stacked high before him. Future plans Include Navy line and, perhaps, 


El Cenfro, California 

Rog came to the "sweat room' from sunny southern California. 
His desert origin is shown In his love for the wide open spaces; hence 
his running ability. He has been the backbone of the company track 
sports as well as making his contributions to the varsity oval. His 
academic contributions have met the standards of the Superintend- 
ent's List many times. It is a known fact, however, that John Leo 
Is no man for all work and no play. Seldom does a weekend pass 
that he does not have that certain member of the feminine sex 
adorning his left arm. In fact, he Is an expert at having more fun 
per weekend for less money than any man on "the campil." He 
aspires to be a member of that high flying clan known as "Nasal 
Radiators" in order to stay as far away from Arizona fullbacks 
as he can. 


Wesf Hempstead, New York 

Born and raised In West Hempstead, New York, George 
came to the Naval Academy after attending Princeton University 
for a year. He was active In sports, with company softball and 
soccer taking most of his time. His extracurricular activities included 
the Masqueraders and the rack, in both of which he excelled. Dragging 
found in him an enthusiastic supporter during weekends. George did 
not find any difficulties In academics, having obtained an above 
average mark during his four years at Navy Tech. His choice, the 
"Silent Service," will find In him an officer with great qualities. 




Hackensack, New Jersey 

Norm's sense of humor and his willingness to help others will be 
remembered by his classmates and surely noticed by his future 
associates. The minute he started to speak anyone could tell that 
Norm was the kid from hiackensack. Although he was no slash, 
he managed to do admirably, considering he kept his tradition of 
dragging every weekend for three solid years and maybe more. 
Although at times tempted to become an oilman. Norm took second 
class summer to heart and now he looks upward for his wings and 
his career. 






Peoria, Illinois 

John came directly to Navy upon graduation from high school, 
hie excelled in all fields of academic endeavors, his favorite subiect 
being Bull. During his last two years he participated In the advanced 
science seminar. During his free moments, John was often found 
studying or reading. Battalion football and company fieldball called 
him during their seasons. He also enjoyed an occasional round of 
golf. John was liked by everyone; he had an excellent sense of humor. 
Whether John selects Navy Air or submarines, his organizational 
ability will be much appreciated by the Navy. 

Wade, a Navy junior from Pensacola, Florida, originally halls 
from Coronado, California. After high school, he attended Pensacola 
Junior College and then enlisted in the Marines. In January of '56, 
Wade was accepted for NAPS and started his life at the Academy 
the following June. Wade's ability to handle firearms won him a 
spot on the plebe and varsity pistol teams, hie was always active 
in company sports too, as demonstrated by his performance on the 
cross-country team for three years. Wade never had too much sweat 
academic-wise and the 3.4's were always within easy reach. Marine 
Corps Air is first in line on Wade's list of plans for the future. 




Arlington, Virginia 

G. A. Sharp enlered the Academy after high school In hiawaii. 
Although he lived In many places as a Navy Junior, he claims Arling- 
ton, Virginia, as his home town. Track and tennis kept him In shape 
during his stay here. Weekends kept him In shape socially as his well- 
filled address book will testify. Not exactly a "star man" no one was 
happier to see graduation arrive than Grant. hHIs wit, and his ability 
to make the best of any situation, made him a welcome addition to 
the Brigade. These same qualities are sure to obtain a welcome berth 
for him in any ship or station of the Navy. 


Gastonia, North Carolina 

This true son of the South came to the Brigade via the Citadel, 
with loads of academic talent In one hand and a high strung ukulele 
in the other. Bob was always a hard worker when he had to be, but 
at times his attention would drift toward the irresistible urge to 
participate In the cops and robbers game conducted by the Executive 
Department's gang busters. Maintaining the high reputation of the 
fourth wing barber shop was a top priority enterprise. Other extra- 
curricular interests centered in the relatively less demanding field of 
sports; notably fencing, handball, and badminton, and In the magnetic 
appeal of the modern iazz artists. The future will probably find Bob In 
the cockpit of one of the Navy's supersonic hot rods. 


Falls Church, Virginia 

Roy came to the Academy following graduation from Severn 
School. In his pre-Academy days he compiled a commendable record 
In both athletics and academics, hie continued to excel at the 
Academy even though pulling the big number seven oar on the 
varsity crew and maintaining a Superintendent's List average at the 
same time was no easy task. Although he was a good natured giant, 
he was often a victim of scheming attacks by his little friends. Surely 
he will never forget "Channel," "love," his "unfinished face," or . . . 
"hormlga"! Navy Line awaits Roy, and unless they make hatches 
smaller, he'll continue his fine record. 




Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 

Buz, a native of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, was probably the most 
active midshipman of the Class of I960, hiis many interests included 
business manager of the Lucky Bag, lacrosse manager, and an ener- 
getic worker on the Brigade Activities Committee, and the business 
staff of the Log and Splinter. A top man academically, he still 
seemed to find the time to help those around him. Before coming 
to the Naval Academy, he attended Ohio State University for one 
year, where he was first in his class. Buz has chosen to become an 
officer in the United States Navy and hopes to have a thirty year 
career in Navy Line. 


Gary, Indiana 

Out of the smoke of the Calumet Region via the campus 
of Purdue came the man who helped put the "Steel City" on the 
map. hie let no situation get out of hand, either in Bancroft hiall 
or on the athletic field. hHIs abilities on the basketball court, in 
the boxing ring, and on the baseball diamond matched his love for 
and extensive knowledge of the world of sports. Bob made a great 
number of close friends while at USNA, and they will remain his 
close friends for life. He will truly be an asset to the Naval Service. 



Charleston, West Virginia 

Dick left his beloved West Virginia hills for Severn's shore 
after two glorious years of plush fraternity life at West Virginia 
University. Never one to harbor academic worries, Dick could usually 
be found in his horizontal office reading up on the latest In hi-fi 
innovations. To his musical Idols, Louis "Satchmo ' Armstrong and 
Arturo ToscaninI, and other such giants of jazz, he gave top priority 
on a self-assembled sound system. Other extracurricular Interests 
centered in the intramural sports arena, where Dick proved himself 
a stalwart at soccer, handball, and track. 



Racine, Wisconsin 

Gene, or "Stoney," was a mainstay of the morale of the 
company for four years. Not being one to worry about matters 
of little consequence, he usually ended up In peculiar situations; most 
of these occurred during plebe year, yet he always came out smiling. 
The academic departments gave him a scare from time to time, 
but this did not bother "Stoney." A sailor at heart, he was on the 
water in every sport In which he participated from varsity crew to 
yawl sailing. His endless hours on the Severn River gave him 
satisfaction and a great deal of pride. 


Arlington, Virginia 

It was but a short {ump for Cal from Severn Prep to the trials 
of the stenciling ink of plebe summer. With a previously acquired 
respect for the chilling awe of the fabled Blue, a pair of sturdy 
sea legs, and a warm personality, Cal easily overcame the rigors 
of Academy life. During the year Cal would be found dreaming 
of Ch rysler products, and contributing to the varsity pistol team, 
hie will be best remembered for his entertaining roles in the company 
parties. Pensacola Is next In line for Cal, and with his iovlal nature 
and sincere friendliness he should have no trouble earning the 
coveted wmgs. 


Moline, Illinois 

Swannie brought his typical Swedish good looks and winning 
personality from God's country in Illinois to the hallowed halls of 
old Mama Bancroft. John was second class company commander and 
his class standing was very impressive. Although he spent much time 
slashing, he could be found adding spark to the battalion wrestling 
team or taking on any challengers In handball. He also participated in 
gymnastics, football, and was a member of the varsity dinghy 
sailing team. In fact, his love for sailing led him to spend many 
happy hours on his special "yacht on the bay." He enioyed listening 
to good music and enioyed dragging on weekends even more. In 
fact, being the bright-eyed boy of the Illinois syndicate, he was 
known as the "cool one" with the fairer sex. If there was any one 
thing he liked the most, it was his liberty. Swannie could often be 
heard saying, "I'll have to make Sup's List this term; I need those 
extra weekends." 




Oroville, California 

De nms came to the Academy following In his father's footsteps. 
He hails from Oroville, California, and stopped off at Severn Prep 
School for a year on his way here. When he was not hiding behind 
his camera, reading about Arturo Toscanlnl, or sleeping. Den could 
be found studying. It was always amazing how he found ways to keep 
the young ladies chasing him so ardently. His six foot five frame 
made him a high priority selection for the 150-pound crew team 
during his plebe year. After that sailing took his fancy, and he 
could be found churning up the Severn during the afternoons. A 
confirmed Navy Air man, Dennis plans to go all the way. 





Bob has followed in the footsteps of his father, first the Naval 
Academy, and then Navy line. He loves to fly and his major Interests 
lie in jets. Bullls Prep School prepared him for his midshipman life. 
He was active in company and battalion sports and was a cheer- 
leader his last two years. Bob had a smile for everyone and was 
liked by all who knew him. Academics were his major problem, but 
he managed to pull through when he needed that 2.5. Bob's cheer- 
fulness and ardent desire to get along with people will certainly 
Insure his success as an officer. 


Baltinnore, Maryland 

Coming to us from Baltimore, Jerry was well acquainted 
with Maryland weather, and seven months as what he vaguely 
termed an engineer at the Glenn L. Martin's Company supplied 
him with enough steam savvy to stand sixteen for mechanical draw- 
ing. Soon after arrival he was introduced to the intricacies of squash 
and for four years he was the mainstay of both the battalion and com- 
pany squash teams. Academics, girls, and life In general — he met them 
all with the same suave smile and cool Indifference that makes him a 
welcome addition to the service. 




New Orleans, Louisiana 

Joe came to Navy to follow his father's footsteps, however, 
only to the extent of graduation. hHIs service preference leans more 
toward submarines than to the Supply Corps. After some difficulty 
with academics during youngster year, Joe came back and settled 
down to face the books with a determination that wa's to be admired. 
Aside from the studies, he was a success in everything he pursued. 
This could be seen by his outstanding performances for the battalion 
tennis team, and the company 150 pound football team. Joe is 
assured of a successful career in the service. hHis friendly approach, 
quick judgment, and winning spirit cannot but help him to accomplish 
this goal. 


Hollsopple, Pennsylvania 

Tank," as he was dubbed by a segundo in the hectic days 
of 1956-57, answers well to the name in both looks and deeds. Two 
hundred pounds and six feet tall, he was a big asset to Coach 
hHardin's reputation, as well as to his own company in a variety of 
ways. Besides athletics Tank did well in his studies, and for the past 
four years has been a member of the Foreign Languages Club. Born, 
raised, and educated at Hollsopple, Pennsylvania, Tank came to the 
Academy after a year at Bullis Prep. With not even a slight incerti- 
tude, we can see here a man who would undoubtedly be among 
those holding the key to the nation's security m the air. 


Dallas, Texas 

From April 4, 1938, to June 4, I960, Alton Kenneth Thompson 
has been outstanding in each and every endeavor he has undertaken. 
"Butch," as he is called, is a quiet, good-natured, and amiable man, 
who has shown excellent qualities as a leader, in athletics as well 
as in military aptitude. During his four years at the Academy, Butch 
has stood near the top of his class, but also found time for active 
participation in varsity and Intramural sports as well as being in 
extracurricular activities. In addition to his academic and athletic 
abilities. Butch has a way with the women, as has been witnessed by 
all at USNA. Butch has a knack of getting along with everyone, and 
this, along with his ability to conquer almost any obstacle, will 
assure him of success. 




Coronado, California 

"Willie" came to the Academy via Coronado High School 
and Bayden Prep School of San Diego. As one of the starting eleven 
on the Coronado squad for three years, he gained much experience 
which helped him win a starting berth on the Plebe team. Willie" 
went on to play Varsity ball, but the struggle with the "Skinny" 
Department became too much, and he was forced to give up his 
favorite sport and spend the extra time with the books. When not 
studying, most of the weekends found him dragging. Although a 
hard worker, "Willie" always leaves plenty of time for fun. As a 
result, he'll certainly be a welcome addition wherever he goes. 


Westboro, Massachusetts 

Wanted for draft-dodging In Argentina where he was born, 
"Gaucho" claims Massachusetts as home. Athletically, Mike found 
his way into YP's and was an ardent fan of the "Radiator Squad." 
The Catholic Choir and the Spanish Club took up his leisure moments. 
As a detective, "Dick" Treacy put up quite a fight In the case 
of the Executive Department's Form 2 as evidenced by the many 
cold winter mornings he spent paying his debt to society at extra 
duty — It builds character! His predominant sense of humor will make 
him a welcome addition to Navy Air where he plans to enter the 
ASW field. 


Key West, Florida 


Bill entered the Academy after graduating from high school 
in Mt. Hermon, Massachusetts. After receiving a good education 
there, academics were no obstacle here. He did not spend all of 
his time studying but he made very good use of his spare time by 
extensive extra reading and writing. He even took an extra course 
by attending extra instruction in French during his Second Class year. 
Upon entering the Fleet, his extra reading and his constant thirst 
for knowledge will prove an asset. 




Burbank, California 

"Tiger," a nickname he picked up back in the old days — plebe 
year — came to us from Burbank, California. Having done some time 
in the Navy before entering, he knew what he was In for. He always 
helped to keep our spirits high whenever the going got rough for 
nothing ever really bothered Harry. His main interest lay in sub- 
marines, and he always kept several books handy for ready reference. 
He was a hard worker and always managed to do well, and we know 
that whatever he does, he will always be successful. 


Park Ridge, Illinois 

Joe brought his happy face and wise remarks from Purdue 
University, but had to give up his love for party life and easy 
living which. In vain, he tried to duplicate here at Canoe U. He 
played company squash and other intramural sports, but his favorite 
sport was the horizontal position on the blue trampoline. Here he 
was an accomplished artist due to many hours of grueling practice. 
When not engaged In this activity, he could be found playing hearts, 
pinochle, or chess. Joe was definitely not a woman hater, but, believing 
that variety is the spice of life, he managed to keep his crest intact. 
The "Chuke, ' as he was known to his friends, was the life of the 
Illinois syndicate. His good humor and witty remarks won him many 
friends and created many humorous Incidents; a good example 
being the hit he made at Pat O'Brien's In New Orleans. 


Villa Park, Illinois 

Frank came straight from high school to "old Mother Ban- 
croft" and proceeded to set quite a record for himself. He was 
regularly on the Superintendent's List and stood high In over-all 
class standing. "Honus" excelled in athletics, and was a star on 
championship company cross-country, basketball, and softball teams. 
He spent his last two years playing company soccer and became 
known as "Mr. Outside" after the Turkey Bowl game when he 
racked up many yards on end sweeps. When not participating In 
sports, Frank could usually be found writing letters. After he finished 
his dally letter-writing period, he could be talked into a quick game 
of cards and, as In athletics, he very seldom came out on the short 
end. For this reason, he became known as the dealer of the syndicate. 




Madison, New Jersey 

Bob came to Navy from Stevens Institute of Technology in 
New Jersey. Settling down to work here, he showed the Academy 
what a wonderful flair he had for the sciences. hHe always stood near 
the top of his class In all the sciences. That is not to say that his 
other subjects suffered. He always excelled In anything he started 
out to do. He worked many long hours making his shows on WRNV 
the best that could be offered to the Brigade. During plebe summer 
and plebe year he was on the crew team. For the next three years 
he managed the sailing team with his usual meticulous care. Bob 
wants to go into submarines when he graduates. With his background 
and popularity, it will be a good choice for the Navy. 


hHemlngford, Nebraska 

Gary graduated from Hemingford, Nebraska, High School 
in 1955 and, after attending the University of Nebraska for a year, 
he came to USNA. If Gary had his choice, he would have spent 
the four years in the pad or playing bridge; as it was he came in 
every night bruised from every sport he played so that he had a 
good excuse for sleeping most of the time even though maintaining 
a 3.1 average. He was forever receiving letters from out Colorado 
way. Gary certainly never missed the first liberty boat to the beach, 
and his ability to party has earned him Brigade wide acclaim. Since 
aviation summer, the sky has appeared to be the preference for 
this talented man. 



Washington, D. C. 

Don s fame spread far and wide when he became the first 
man to strive for a 5.0 in P.T. Don's main sports were track and 
gym as attested by the lengthy number of numerals he sported on 
his B-robe. His second claim to fame was his room, Don's Gym and 
Barber Shop, as it was commonly known. His standard equipment 
for life at Navy consisted of: barbells and assorted weights, a vault- 
ing pole, innumerable pieces of sweat gear, hair clippers, and the 
always present cup of "mud." His favorite non-athletic pastimes were 
his OAO, dragging her, writing her. or just thinking about her. 







June of 1956 saw a confused but detemnined Cuban mid- 
shipman, Pablo Wfchrstein, register at Bancroft Hall to become a 
midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy. Pablo attended the Colegio 
de Belen, the Instituto de Vibora, and the Cuban Naval Academy 
before coming to Annapolis. He had some trouble at first with his 
English, but maintained a 3.99 average in Spanish, and was active 
in the Spanish Club. Soccer was Pablo's favorite sport, and he played 
company, battalion, Plebe and J.V. soccer, in addition to Varsity 
soccer., Cuba, is Pablo's home and he returns to Cuba after 
graduation to receive his commission in his country's Navy. Pablo 
has maintained an academic record which is the envy of most mid- 
shipmen and he has made many friends who look forward to seeing 
him and keeping alive the bonds of friendship between Cuba and 
the United States. 


Coronado, California 

It is best said that Jack did not join the Navy to see the 
world. A former Navy junior. Jack had seen much of it and knew 
what he was getting into when he entered the grey walls of Bancroft 
Hall back in 1956. Jack, known to some as ' Whitey," belied his 
quiet appearance by always having a ready remark and managed 
to keep things from getting dull. Now that his academic days at 
the Naval Academy are over, Jack intends to keep up the Whitely 
family tradition by following in his father's footsteps as a line officer 
in the Navy. We know that whatever he does, he will rate a well 


Quezon City, Philippines 

' Wick," as all his friends fondly called him, came to good 
old Navy Tech with quite a bit of insight as to what Navy life is 
all about. He was a Navy junior who could, on various occasions, 
be found claiming to be from Norfolk, Hawaii, Indiana, Philippines, 
etc. When Wick wasn't over working out with Rusty Callow and 
the lightweight boys, he could be found drawing cartoons, posters, 
cards, or anything anyone happened to ask him to draw. His ability 
with the pen and ink was only exceeded by his ability to be snowed 
by the fairer sex. Wick was an asset to the Brigade and he has 
always held foremost in his thoughts his future service career. 



Lewisburg, West Virqinia 

Because of his military bearing, Granny" was dubbed In high 
school with the nickname of "Colonel." Yet he gave up this nickname 
and left one of the most scenic localities in the United States to 
come to the Naval Academy. He wanted to become a naval officer. 
With this in mind, becoming accustomed to life at Canoe U. 
was relatively easy. Patience and tolerance won him an infinite number 
of good friends. Many of his afternoons were spent In Thompson 
Stadium throwing the discus and in the spring he received his reward 
— competition In track meets, hlis leadership ability will make it a 
pleasure for anyone to serve under him. 


Coronado, California 

Jim is one of the boys hailing from the land of perpetual sun- 
shine — the sandy beaches of California. Big Jim took his guitar and 
Tijuana boda and headed for the Academy where he was to become 
one of the outstanding personalities of his class, hlis unceasing store 
of wit, sense of fair play and varied sports Interests made Jim well 
liked by all of his acquaintances. H\s greatest accomplishment in 
academics was the completion of plebe "steam." His complete dis- 
like for the Executive Department was offset by his love for liberty, 
leave and Navy Air. The opposite sex was Jim's greatest problem, 
but his name was never the center of a bricking party. His ability 
to organize and to put first things first will surely enable Jim to 
fulfill his ambition — that of becoming a capable Naval officer. 


Norfolk, Virginia 

Bill came to the Academy from high school with an impressive 
record which he diligently worked to better in his four years on the 
Severn. His casual, efficient bearing quickly won the respect of all 
who encountered him, whether on the pistol range or In a military 
status. Even while maintaining a commendable academic average, 
Bill never lost sight of his rather unique sense of humor nor his 
intent pursuance of fine literature. Many a classmate will long re- 
member the crackling voice and "eternal triangle." Bill plans to fly 
Navy and spend some time in postgraduate school working for a 
Master's degree. We of '60 rest assured that no obstacle he may 
encounter will be too great for him to overcome. 




Norfolk, Virginia 

Soon after graduation from Shelby High School in 1955, John 
attended the Naval Academy Preparatory School at Bainbridge, 
Maryland, having received his appointment via the United States 
Senate. Soon he began the rigors of plebe year and the long struggle 
with skinny. At the end of his plebe year, he moved from North 
Carolina to Norfolk, Virginia, where he became an avid Virginian. 
Always ready to dispute with anyone who said the North won the 
war, he soon found the Northerner a rather likeable person. The 
Fleet will soon receive another fine iunior officer ready to learn 
more about the Navy. 


Liffle Rock, Arkansas 

The "Beetle" entered the clutches of Mother Bancroft as a 
Marine fresh out of the prep school at Bainbridge. This was preceded 
by a year at Little Rock University as a business maior. Throughout 
the week "Beetle" could be found perched at his desk under his 
desk lamp cursing his slide rule and the academic departments. 
During the spring "Beetle" was often seen on the softball diamond 
tossing the apple for the 12th Company, hlis time In the Corps 
convinced him that the Navy Is the outfit for him. 


Warm Springs, Montana 

Jim came to USNAY from Carrol College in Helena. During 
his four years, he was enthusiastically interested in basketball and 
track. His long and lanky frame helped him to succeed in gaining 
many points for these company sports. Our Wild West boy, who Is 
an avid skier and hunter, claims that the silent service is here to 
stay. Jim Is therefore planning to make It his first choice. However, 
the silent service has nothing to do with Jim's being silent In matters 
of love. Devotion to the opposite sex drove him to drag most week- 
ends that he wasn't studying. With this type of devotion (to duty) 
the Navy will be receiving an outstanding officer. 




Huntington Park, California 

This California immigrant adopted the City of Perfect Balance 
and soon became its loudest exponent. After graduating from neigh- 
boring Southgate hiigh, he labored a year as a snuffy in a chemical 
plant. Soon realizing that work is hard, he decided to develope his 
mind at USNA, thus depleting the Reserve Fleet by one. While in 
these halls he was a constant striker for stars and enjoyed many 
Superintendent's List privileges. When not writing letters he could 
generally be found bounding over hill and dale leading the company 
and battalipn to greater glory in cross-country and track. Dick plans 
on Navy Line after graduation and he will be a valuable addition 
to the fleet. 


Greenbelt, Maryland 

Chuck hails from the genflemanly state of Maryland. After 
spending four years having a real ball at Gonzaga hHigh, he began 
his plebe year and his naval career, hie was not much of an artist 
as his plebe steam grades will show; however, Chuck managed, along 
with the rest of us, to get that heavy youngster stripe. Then his 
problems switched from steam to girls. With the start of second 
class year, and rough academics, he still had his girl problems — 
seems she just couldn't, or wouldn't, write. If we have any future 
complaints with Navy chow, we can tell Chuck as he will hit the 
supply corps for thirty. "Com Beef Barcus? ' 


Fort Bragg, North Carolina 

August 3, 1937, was the day that the world got its first 
look at our boy Bill, and since then, we've all grown to know and 
like him. Born in Peoria, Illinois, this Army brat now claims Fort 
Bragg, North Carolina, as his home. Prior to entering the Academy, 
Bill put in two years at nearby Severn Prep School, then took a trip 
out west to play college boy at the University of Washington for 
one year. While here at Navy, he spent many a Saturday afternoon 
on the lacrosse field, playing attack on the varsity squad. When 
not doing battle with the books. Bill also found time to play battalion 
golf and fieldball In addition to a little radiator squad action, hfis 
choice of duty Is Navy Air, and It looks as If our air arm Is about 
to receive another fine officer. Best of luck at Pensacola, Bill. 




McLean, Virginia 

Ken, better known as "Batch" to the Brigade, was often known 
to refer to the good old days at the College of Charleston which 
he attended for one year prior to his internnnent at USNA. Ken, 
a Navy junior, was born in Texas, claimed Charleston as his home, 
and was a confirmed rebel at heart although he was hindered by 
a definite Yankee accent. Despite his extreme neatness in person 
and all other things. Ken had his run-ins with the Executive Department 
but his usual good natured attitude was never changed. Because 
of his ability to get along with people, Ken has a tremendous number 
of friends throughout the Brigade. 


Rices Landing, Pennsylvania 

Bob came to Navy after a carefree year at Waynesburg 
College. From the first day of plebe year Bob and the system had 
their disagreements. Bob was always happiest when in some small 
way he triumphed over It. Sportswise, Bob was one of the mainstays 
of the company fieldball and soccer teams. One of those lucky few 
who owns the intangibles that women like, Bob was a frequent con- 
tributor to the social life at hops and company parties. In spite 
of the variety of his drags, the largest share of his admiration was 
reserved for a certain girl back home. After graduation he Is aiming 
for those "wings of gold" to wear on his chest. 


Klamath Falls, Oregon 

'Rog hails from Klamath Fails, Oregon — "Way up thar 
in God's Country," he says. Two older brothers who have made 
the Navy their career convinced "Rog" of Its great opportunities 
and so he came to the Academy in preference to an intended career 
in architectural engineering. "Rog's" happy-go-lucky nature and his 
willingness to give his all for his outfit have made him a welcome 
addition to many Tenth Company activities. These qualities, combined 
with his habit of doing the iob right, are sure to take him far in 
Navy Air. 




Johnstown, Pennsylvania 

George arrived at the Naval Academy from the mountains 
of western Pennsylvania. An outstanding high school athlete, he 
attended Columbia Prep before entering the Academy, hie was 
known throughout the Brigade for his rugged end play for the Blue 
and Gold. "Froggy" took an active part in company sports when 
his football didn't interfere. He managed to navigate the v/aters 
of the academic program with his mind occupied with thoughts of 
his hometown, Johnstown. An asset to any group with which he is 
associated, George is sure to become an outstanding Naval Aviatpr. 


Vicksburg, Mississippi 

Jack chose the trade of the navigator rather than the sutures 
and scalpels of a long line of doctor predecessors, and finally arrived 
at Navy Tech after a year of indoctrination into the ways of a 
seafarer, courtesy of the NROTC at Duke University. Academics 
came pretty easily, but not without some self-applied extra instruction. 
Jack took an active part in company activities on the athletic field, 
and you would always find him in the midst of general "bull" and 
horseplay sessions, from which he became an "authority on prac- 
tically nothing." The future will include some sea duty on destroyers, 
perhaps a stint at Pensacola, and inevitable marriage, and certainly 
a successful and rewarding career. 


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

Alvin, better known to his classmates as "Bud," or "Hawk," 
came to the Naval Academy from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, after 
spending one year at Columbian Prep. Bud quickly became very 
popular with his classmates, and soon he became a company stand- 
out. He also participated in Navy athletics, playing varsity football 
for three years. Bud was always fairly quiet, and studies didn't 
always come easy to him, but with his determination, he did his 
work quickly and efficiently. Since second class summer, Bud has 
had ambitions of a career in Naval Aviation. Wherever Bud goes, 
we of the Tenth Company wish him luck, and we know that he'll 
be a success and will make many new friends along the way. 




Annandale, Virginia 

La rry came to the Academy after prepping a year at Bullis, 
where he excelled in football and baseball. At the Academy, he 
continued his athletic pursuits in football and lacrosse. Contrary to 
popular belief that all football players are non-reg, Larry was such 
a sweater he stenciled his dental bridge. With threats of returning 
to his Virginia farm or becoming a truck driver, Larry completed four 
rigorous years with laudable academic marks, and he will long be 
remembered by his classmates for his effervescent personality. 


Grand Junction, Colorado 

By way of Bullis Prep and the Naval Reserve, Bob came from 
the mountains of Colorado to scenic, historic Annapolis. Life for 
Bob existed mainly between his skinny book and letters from the 
opposite sex which he often received. After two years of fencing. 
Bob turned to the more rigorous company sports and a limited muscle 
building course. With the extra time accumulated by the change in 
his athletic schedule, he became a devout disciple of Goren. Bob, 
being a member of the choir had ample opportunity to use his 
golden voice. His continuous good natured manner was exemplified 
by his ability to take the continuous ribbing about his rather large 


Washington, D. C. 

A man of many opportunities, Ron gave up the comforts 
of an NROTC scholarship for the austere life of USNA. Although 
currently claiming D. C. as his home, he has lived in various parts of 
the country and has far flung feminine acquaintanceships. Proficiency 
with the slip stick kept him constantly within striking distance of 
starring. However, mental gymnastics never sufficed to quell Ron's 
thirst for athletics, which led to his participation in plebe soccer 
and varsity wrestling. As if these activities were not sufficient to 
keep the above average Mid busy, the D&B Corps and Concert 
Band also made use of his talents. With Ron's natural versatility 
he will prove an asset to the fleet. 




Charlotte, North Carolina 


Tiger Woody was one of the more sports minded individuals 
of the Brigade. On the sports field, where he played 150-pound 
football, company softball, and wrestled, or off, Woody's main interest 
was sports. Although he was an ardent supporter of all Navy teams, 
he would never sing the song about Army, "We just play David- 
son ." This may stem from the fact that he spent a year at 
Davidson before coming to USNAY. Woody was a good and con- 
sistent student, hlis sincerity, wit, and personality made true through- 
out the Brigade the expression, "Everyone knows Wood Burns." 


Jackson, Tennessee 

hiarry, from the flatlands of West Tennessee, entered the 
Academy via Marlon Military Institute to begin a career that should 
be decorated many times before Its termination. After rowing to 
the EARC championships as a plebe, hiarry remained on the light- 
weight crew as an upperclassman. With crew occupying his after- 
noons hiarry spent his mornings and evenings conscientiously staying 
out of any trouble with the academic departments, while also making 
the hard times bearable with a joke here and there, hiarry's near- 
sightedness may hinder a farslghted aspiration for the "Silent Serv- 
ice," however, his personality and ability to excel will be a natural 
Invitation to any command In the Navy. 


Odessa, Texas 

Bill came to the Academy from the oil fields of Texas. Al- 
though not as tall as most Texans, he had a heart as big as any 
and could tell plenty of tall tales. Though more at home with a 
welding rig In his hand than a slide rule, he did manage to grind 
out the answers and was always certain that the system eventually 
could be beaten. His steady Texas trigger finger and cool eye 
when he drew a bead on a target made him a valuable member 
of the rifle team. Tex was a man who didn't care for the salt air 
and a rolling deck underneath and looked forward to a land based 
career in the Marine Corps. A likable personality and a deep devo- 
tion to duty will take him far. 




Dothan, Alabama 

From deep In the heart of Dixie came this smiling rebel who 
found the military nothing new after spending his early days at 
Marion Military Institute. This fact was well proven as he was chosen 
to be the model for the Academy's new drill manual. With a well 
rounded schedule of football and brigade boxing, mixed with glee 
club and choir, Gene found time for most of his Interests including 
the opposite sex. hie always managed to divide his time between 
hard work and good times which proved to malce him an asset to 
the Brigade. The ways of the military were always something special 
in his mind and we know, whatever service he chooses, he won't need 
luck to succeed. 


Arlington, Virginia 

During Second Class summer Clex found that he was as 
much at home behind the controls of one of Navy's jets as he was 
for four years behind an oar in the Academy's shells. Entering the 
Naval Academy from the Naval Air Reserve, Clex plans to follow 
his Dad, the Admiral, into the air. Always a great guy to have 
around, Ed will be a welcome addition to any happy hour, while 
his dependability, resourcefulness, and common sense will make him 
a valuable asset to his squadron. Away from the Academy Ed spent 
his time entertaining the fairer sex, while his Academy time was 
divided between crew and studying with time out for a few laughs. 


Waynesville, North Carolina 

The foothills of the Smoky Mountains reluctantly gave up the 
"Reb" for his four year stay at "this ole Yankee schoolhouse." Those 
four years brought him somewhat closer to civilization, but did not 
break him of the habit of carrying on loud conversations In his sleep, 
spiced with quaint old southern sayings. There is no doubt that 
the "Rebel" will not be forgotten by those who came Into contact 
with him at USNAY. 'While establishing a reputation as a fine pitcher 
on the Softball field, he proved to be a "tiger" in battalion boxing 
and football, hiere comes a good man, Navy Air — let's hope you 
realize his abilities quickly and speed up the success he deserves. 




Havana, Cuba 

This fine looking Cuban lover joined the Academy after absorb- 
ing a year of fraternity life as a Delt at Duke University. Glen was 
quite upset at first when he was told that he could not keep his 
raccoon coat and drinking hat at the Academy; however, he quickly 
fell into the swing of Navy life and established an outstanding record 
during his four year stay. Besides being very well liked. Glen was 
a member of the wrestling team, chairman of the ring and crest 
committee, and cartoonist for the Log. Glen's conscientious attitude 
and likable personality guarantee the Navy a fine officer. 


Rawlins, Wyoming 

Don came to the Academy after spending a year at West- 
minster College where he studied petroleum engineering. He is well 
liked by all of his classmates, exceedingly conscientious, and has 
often been seen studying after hours to keep his grade up. Due to 
an injury Don was unable to play football, but his love of the sport 
has led him to be manager of the varsity team since his arrival 
at the Academy. Besides football, Don is highly interested In swim- 
ming, baseball, and boxing. During his plebe year he developed into 
a better than average boxer. With such determination and persever- 
ance Don should make a fine line officer. 


Highland Park, Illinois 

Bill has been active In many phases of Academy life during 
the past four years. Among his diversions were the Drum and Bugle 
Corps, the juice gang, and the Model Club, with, of course, tea 
fights on the weekends. Studies seemed to be of secondary importance 
to Bill with so many time consuming activities, but he still maintained 
a high average, htalling originally from Highland Park, Illinois, he 
had a year of junior college life in Kansas City, Missouri, prior to 
entering USNAY. He has a very great interest In the Navy, as is 
exemplified by the fact that he spent four years In the Sea Scouts 
where he attained the rank of Lt. (jg). Bill has all Intentions of 
pursuing a naval career, with a preference for subs. 




Brooklyn, New York 

"P. B.," "Sparrow," or just "Pete," came to USNA the hard 
way — straight from high school. With him Pete brought a little bit 
of Ireland, a lot of Brooklyn and a penchant for making new friends. 
"P. B.'s" musical talent was utilized by the Drum and Bugle Corps, 
while the Reception Committee capitalized on his congenial nature. 
When engineering subjects puzzled "P. B.," he would persevere and 
pass, in some instances achieving proverbial "maximum efficiency" 
with a 2.50. Pete's casual nature and quick Irish wit will contribute 
to any submarine wardroom when he joins the wearers of the dolphins. 


Wllmette, Illinois 

Coming from the land of Lincoln, Larry was the perfect ex- 
ample of a truly "Gung-ho" career officer. The Naval Academy's 
loss is to be gained by the silent service. Hlis vast knowledge of subs 
was quite often the downfall of many plebes. Larry, being a fond 
admirer of all sports, was the only member of the class to salute 
an officer with a lacrosse stick. HIaving been one of the youngest 
members of the company, Larry was often called "the answer to 
a teenage prayer," maybe because his youthful innocence made 
him a favorite with the opposite sex. hlis many questions concerning 
the birds and the bees will long be missed. 


Audubon, Nev^ Jersey 

Ron is a friendly and well-rounded person. This is due to an 
interest in his surroundings and those people with whom he is asso- 
ciated. HHe hails from Audubon, New Jersey, where he went to high 
school. While in high school he was a very good athlete, participating 
in track and football. Ron went to Lehigh University after graduating 
from high school and majored in electrical engineering. Then he en- 
listed in the Navy, and shortly thereafter received an appointment 
to the Academy, hie was sent to NAPS and entered the Academy 
as a member of the class of '60. 




Palmer, Alaska 

Howie emerged from the wilderness of Alaska to get an Educa- 
tion! He accumulated an Invaluable wealth of personal experiences 
as a G.D.I, at the University of Illinois the year before he came to 
the Naval Academy. Howie was a natural born hunter. He had the 
ability to seek and surmount any obstacle. He was a self made man 
who knew what he wanted and was bound to get it. He worked hard 
and played hard at whatever he undertook, and was a very serious 
thinker. He enjoyed the simple pleasures of life. Howie will best be 
remembered for his tenacity of spirit and his manner of living. 


Winston, Missouri 

Leon claims Twin Falls, Idaho, as his birthplace, but for the 
past twenty years the town of Winston, Missouri, has been home. 
While in high school he led his basketball team to three victorious 
seasons and won himself a berth on the All-State team. At the same 
time, he managed to keep his grades high enough to graduate first 
in his class. Immediately after graduation from high school, Leon 
reported to the Severn. During plebe and youngster years he con- 
tinued to play basketball for the plebe and J.V. teams, but with the 
threat of second class year, he switched his activity to the intramural 
teams. A thirty year man, Leon is going Navy Line and, from all 
Indications, will be as welcome an addition to the fleet as he was 
to the Academy. 


Lebanon, Pennsylvania 

Denny came to USNA from Lebanon, Pennsylvania, where 
he had quite a record of accomplishments at Lebanon High School. 
His good record followed him to the Naval Academy. A fierce com- 
petitor on the athletic field, he was continually sought by the managers 
of Intramural teams. He has been a spark plug on the battalion foot- 
ball team for three years and has carried much of this enthusiastic 
attitude Into the classroom. After graduation Denny plans on a 
career In Naval Aviation. 




Saint Clair, Pennsylvania 

About a week after graduating from his local high school, 
"Floats" packed up and headed for Navy Tech with slide rule in 
hand. Although he had no formal preparation before entrance, the 
academics proved no obstacle to him and he consistently won stars. 
Ken's main activities centered about the Advanced Science Seminar 
and the Math Club, in which he served as an officer. Upon arrival 
at USNA, he was "sweet seventeen and never been kissed." This 
situation has since been corrected and his favorite topic of conversa- 
tion is now women. Ken is a perfectionist at heart and this attitude 
will undoubtedly carry him far in his Naval career. 


White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia 

Born in Fort Lauderdale, Bob left the sunny shores of Florida 
three months later for the hills of White Sulphur Springs, West Vir- 
ginia, home of one of the largest golf tournaments in the United 
States. With that background. Bob has developed his golfing skill 
so that he consistently shoots in the middle eighties. Golfing is not 
his only sport specialty, for he has starred on the third battalion 
and eleventh company soccer teams for four years as well as doing 
very well on the varsity rifle team. After gaining some very valuable 
experience aboard a destroyer. Bob plans on going into the Sub- 
marine Service, where he is sure to do an outstanding iob, as he 
has done on everything he has attempted. 


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

Francis V. Gansz was another outstanding Pittsburgh con- 
tribution to the Naval Academy. The trade mark of "the Moon" 
was the big jovial smile and friendly manner that won him many 
friends. But he carried this friendliness only as far as the green fence 
and football practice. Once inside the fence and on the gridiron, 
Frank was a lean, mean guard not to be fooled with. Intent on be- 
coming a good naval officer, he threw himself into his studies as 
eagerly as everything else he desired and, with this determination 
and his winning personality, Frank will make the Navy as proud of 
him as he is of the Navy. 




Long Beach, New York 

Pete hails from Long Beach, New York. Before coming to 
Navy Tech, Pete wore the blue uniform of the NROTC unit at Vander- 
bilt University. Saturday afternoons found Pete trying to decide on 
which tea fight to attend. Because of his easiness on the dance floor, 
he was always one to have plenty of female admirers. Although not 
a varsity team member, Pete helped pull the ' Club M" volleyball 
and basketball teams to many victories. Pete's fine leadership qualities 
will certainly be an asset to whatever branch of service he enters. 


Cleveland, Ohio 

The Ohio bred little man early earned his nickname "Running 
Mike" by setting a record in attending mass almost every day of 
his four-year tour at USNA. hlis vibrant personality and wonderful 
example won him the respect of his classmates as well as others. 
These same qualities made him an easy target for the young ladies 
of Annapolis and Baltimore. Mike is best remembered for always 
giving a helping hand to his not too savvy classmates, especially in 
mathematics, and for doing such a fine job as business manager of 
Reef Points. Thus "Running Mike" is a sure bet to have an outstand- 
ing career in Navy Air and continue to be a credit both to himself 
and to the Naval Academy in the years to come. 



Fort Smith, Arkansas 

Curt left Razorback country for Annapolis via three years 
at Kemper Military School, where his fun-loving personality kept him 
one step ahead of the system, and a year at Arkansas University. 
The Bull department dominated his troubles all four years, while the 
U of A provided him with extra talents in the mathematical subjects, 
hiard work and a keen determination to succeed pulled him through 
In good shape. Though he tried them all. Curt was not cut out for 
athletics and turned his attention to the Reception Committee, rifle 
team, radio club, and his hi-fi set. The same tenacity he demonstrated 
In his academic endeavors will surely be of great benefit to the fleet. 




Alexandria, Virginia 

Jack claims Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, as his birth place, but 
being one of many Navy juniors at the Academy, he hails from 
wherever his parents may be. Plebe year went by quickly for Jack 
for he never had a moment io himself. Youngster year, due to a 
peculiar turn of events, he began drawing cartoons for the Log and 
was a great asset to the magazine. Along with being a cartoonist. 
Jack managed to participate in battalion track and several company 
sports. Add to these talents a great desire for dragging, a mind 
for academics, all-night bull sessions, and you can plainly see that 
the Navy has a fine officer to add to its list of greats. 


Mlllvllle, New Jersey 

John, one of the old salts from NAPS, came to the Academy 
from a small New Jersey town. Although from the Old Navy and a 
non-sweater, he was more than successful at USNA in academics 
and athletics. While keeping his grades close to starring he took 
part in plebe and intramural crew, and intramural football. After 
second class summer and a look at the B.O.Q. and Officers Club 
at Cecil Field, John has decided that Navy Air is his calling. His 
dependability and desire is sure to make him a success In the fleet. 


Port Matilda, Pennsylvania 

"Now for a little sack time." This statement Indicated that 
Mitch was about to engage in his favorite subiect again. He was 
a salty electronics technician striper with boot camp and the Naval 
Academy Preparatory School behind him when he arrived at the 
Academy. His Interest and skill in electricity served him well In elec- 
trical engineering and more than one professor was petrified by his 
special electrical circuits. Mitch plans to go submarines after gradua- 
tion or, as he tells It, "Green board! Green board! Dive, dive, dive." 




Little Rock, Arkansas 

Carl spent his pre-Naval Academy days way down In Little Rock, 
Arkansas. Before graduating from Little Rock Central, he made 
quite a name for himself by being selected on the Arkansas all-state 
football team. One month after graduation from high school Carl 
reported to USNA, where, as a plebe, he tried out for the plebe 
football team, hlowever, after a few weeks, he decided that the 
academic department had to come first. Not being able to break 
away from the pigskin, he has been a mainstay on the battalion 
football team for the past three years. In August of 1960, Carl will 
be found basking in the warm Pensacola sun and ducking in and out 
of the clouds up there around twenty thousand feet. 


Erie, Michigan 

After one year at the University of Michigan, he bid farewell 
to campus life and joined the ranks of aspiring Navy men. Although 
far from his home in the Great Lakes region, "El Drake-o" couldn't 
forget sailing and was often found on the Severn sailing the Academy 
yawls. When not playing handball or taking pictures, he could be 
found tallying points to see who won the dally battle of Drake-o vs 
Navy. Second class summer, on Plebe Detail, was an experience which 
will long be remembered and will prove very helpful to him in future 
years in the Navy. 



Bethesda, Maryland 

Dave was born In Elizabeth, New Jersey, on January 21, 1938. 
He now resides in Bethesda, Maryland. He played various sports 
In high school, but here at the Academy his main Interest was working 
on the Log and the Christmas Card Committee. Although the Log 
took up most of his time, Dave still found time to play company 
squash in the fall. He attended Gonzaga High School in Wash- 
ington, D. C, and hopes to become a second lieutenant in the 
Marine Corps on graduation day. 




Newark, New Jersey 

Bob was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey, where he 
attended Barringer High School, hie excelled in his science courses 
and stood first in his class in mathennatics. He joined the Marine 
Corps after graduation and was given the opportunity to attend the 
Naval Academy Prep School in preparation for entering the Naval 
Academy. He entered the Academy in 1956 and has, since then, 
excelled in the engineering courses here. Bob has shown his enjoy- 
ment of sports by participating In plebe gymnastics, battalion box- 
ing, battalion handball, and company softball. Upon graduation Bob 
plans on re-entering the Marine Corps. 


Fort Walton Beach, Florida 

A true rebel hailing from sunny Florida, Wendal left his water 
skiing to stay with Mother Bancroft for four years. The military was 
nothing new to this Marion Military Institute graduate, and neither 
was the Navy, for Wendal was also a salty weekend warrior for two 
years. Upon graduation from old M.I., Northwestern Preparatory 
School seemed to be the best bet for boosting the brain capacity 
needed to pass the well known entrance exam. Wendal's sense of 
honesty and fair play proved to make him well liked among his 
classmates. As a gymnast and handball ace, Wendal kept in trim 
between weekends and proved to be an asset to the Company In 
competition. Wendal plans to join the ranks of the submariners 
upon graduation, and we are sure the silent service will welcome 
him aboard. 


Lookout Mountain, Tennessee 

Bert, a firm believer that the South will rise again, was a 
member of the terrible trio — Spud, Doug, and Bert. Bert's main 
trouble throughout his Academy career was deciding who his true 
"wove " really was. It was a good thing he had a fraternity pin from 
the University of Chattanooga besides his crest. Many Sunday after- 
noons and free periods were spent in the clutches of the Great Blue 
Dragon. Crew was Bert's varsity sport. He was a good coxswain 
except after leave with those extra pounds. 




Detroit, Michigan 

Clint was born in Detroit, Michigan, and has made that part 
of the country his home ever since. Attending high school and 
later two years of liberal arts at Wayne State University in conjunc- 
tion with an equal time serving in the Army Reserve 398th M.P. Bat- 
talion^^ "Clint" decided to try on the Navy Blue. Since he enjoyed 
running, track was his best sport, hie was active in its various forms 
in both company and battalion levels. Interested in language, Clint 
also took an active part in the Spanish Club. Clint's thoughts have 
long been directed toward the sky, and he agrees that Navy Air 
Is for him. 



Shreveport, Louisiana 

hiaving commanded a regiment in high school, ' Casey" found 
plebe year and military life no strain. Academically, his first two 
years may have been hampered by a broken bone which required 
a cast on his writing hand, but his marks were consistently above 
average. Keith's running talents bolstered company sports four years 
while his church, his friends, his O.A.O. and liberty rounded out his 
stay at USNA. Many hours of flying as a licensed civilian pilot, not 
to mention two summer tours aboard ship, convinced this new ensign 
that aviation was his career. Always to be remembered as a de- 
pendable and great friend to everyone, Keith will do well with and 
for the Navy. 


St. Petersburg, Florida 

Ray came to the Academy straight from high school In 
sunny St. Petersburg, Florida. Like a true Floridlan, he is an avid 
golfer and enjoys all water sports. Besides playing two years of 
Intramural golf and running for the battalion track team, he was 
also a plebe baseball manager. Ray also displayed a musical talent, 
playing in both the Concert Band and Drum and Bugle Corps, and 
excelled as a member of the Musical Club Show's orchestra. Although 
a Marine Corps junior, Ray has decided to make his future In Navy 




Roanoke, Virginia 

After graduation from John Marshal hiigh School, Jack spent 
a year majoring in journalism at Roanoke College, where he became 
a member of Kappa Alpha Fraternity. But a year at college proved 
to be too much for Jack, so he settled down here at Annapolis. 
While here, Jack managed to pass his courses with a minimum amount 
of study and a maximum amount of rest. When he wasn't sleeping 
he could often be observed stepping out of someone else's shower 
in a dripping B-robe. Jack contributed his talents to several of the 
company's sport squads and went to the semifinals in the Brigade 
Boxing tournament during his plebe year. Jack also enjoyed playing 
with electrical equipment, especially his wife's hi-fi set. 


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Bill was born 23 July 1938, in Philadelphia where he still 
resides. He attended Columbian Prep in Washington prior to coming 
to the Naval Academy. Bill spent his spare time every fall and spring 
on the soccer field as Navy's goalie and played company basketball 
during the winter months, hie is well liked by all of his classmates 
and is known as an all-around good athlete. Many of his classmates 
will remember Bill for those parties in Philly, especially the annual 
blast after the Army game. Bill plans to be commissioned an Ensign, 
U. S. Navy, upon graduation. 


Fredericktown, Pennsylvania 

"Bull" spent one carefree year at Washington and Jefferson 
College before deciding to enter the confines of Navy Tech. He 
worked very diligently on the books and, although he didn't become 
a star man, his conscientious effort alv/ays kept the wolf from the 
door. Most afternoons found Bull on Hospital Point pursuing his 
interests in fieldball and soccer. After graduation Bull's choice of the 
services will surely be the U. S. Marine Corps. His easy going manner 
and great sense of humor made him many friends and will no doubt 
continue to do so throughout his career. 




Lawton, Oklahoma 

Joe, or "J. J.," felt more at home in Levis and a big straw 
hat back in "God's Country," his native state, but the lure of the 
boat school brought him In off the prairie. Coming to USNAY via 
the Marine Corps Reserve and Bullis Prep, Joe bounced back from 
his re-exam in plebe math to overcome the most difficult of his 
acadeiriic obstacles while keeping his classmates in hysterics with 
his antics. Joe could usually be heard from afar singing some lone- 
some ballad or love song from his homeland, hlis love life shifted 
as much as his grades, and he always had one flame or another .on 
his mind. Joe's future promises marriage, a successful and commend- 
able career, and a return someday to a little ranch back in Oklahoma. 


Pasadena, California 

Out of the fleet and into the darkened halls of Mother Bancroft 
came the radiant smile of Chuck Koch (pronounced cook). Cookie, 
as he is called by many of his close friends, was perhaps the best 
known man at "Canoe U," having spread his marvelous personality 
over two classes and three companies during his long career. Being 
an active member of Log staff, dinghy sailing team, and many intra- 
mural sports, his days were always full yet never too full to lend 
his ever helping hand. Still wet behind the ears, not because of 
inexperience, but rather of numerous dunkings in the dinghies. Chuck 
Koch goes out of the darkened halls of Mother Bancroft and back into 
the fleet. 


Point Pleasant, Pennsylvania 

After prepping at Columbian for a year. Bud gave up the 
confining night life of Washington, D. C, for the broad social ad- 
vantages offered here at Navy. As a cartoonist for the Log and 
Splinter, he offered many a critical caricature to enliven the spirit 
of the Brigade. An outdoorsman by nature, his interests include 
camping, swimming, fishing, and nearly all sports, hlis free time here 
was spent indulging in some of his various hobbies: art, writing, 
listening to popular music, and philosophy. Bud's serious good humor 
and pointed wit enlivened many a study hour, and his quiet ability 
of making and keeping friends was responsible for a steady stream 
of mail arriving. The Naval Service will be most happy to welcome 
him aboard. 



Brooklyn, New York 

Harv came to USNAY after spending a year at the Merchant 
Marine Academy (Kings Point). The trials and tribulations of his 
second plebe year passed and Harv finally made the grade as an 
upperclassman. Youngster and Second Class years found him busily 
engrossed with academics. After the academic storms of the day 
had blown over, he could be found sailing on the blue waters of 
the Chesapeake, managing the swimming team, or busily engaged 
in a "bull session." When the weekend rolled around, hiarv gave 
in to one of his many female admirers and dragged. Few Mids 
have logged in as many hours at the drag house. Future years will 
find h im conning a nuclear sub below the sea or landing his sleek, 
supersonic jet on the deck of a super carrier. 


Leavenworth, Kansas 

With graduation Rob has crossed his last river at the Naval 
Academy and has realized the fulfillment of a lifelong ambition. 
A Navy junior, Rob never considered any other career, and his 
high school days were a preparation for coming to Annapolis. His 
excellence in academics, sports, and the military achieved in high 
school continued In his Navy life. Rob maintained a creditable 
academic record throughout his four years at the Naval Academy 
with little effort, his name often appearing on the Superintendent s 
List. Navy benefited tremendously from his running talents, including 
Army which proved no match. Rob was also active socially and 
could be seen dragging a different girl almost every weekend. 
Natural feeling for military life insures Rob's success as a Navy 
line officer. 


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Jack is another of those who came directly from high school 
to USNA. Upon graduation from La Salle High School, where he 
was active on the crew and football teams, Jack chose the shores 
of the Severn as his home for the next four years. While here, Jack 
made the plebe crew and also contributed his efforts to battalion 
crew as well as to company sports. Jack made passing grades but 
never became reconciled with the Math Department. He is still 
wondering if V equals IR. During youngster year, if he wasn't sleeping 
or writing his girl, Jack could usually be found bothering his wife, 
who was probably trying to study Bull. But second class year sort 
of stopped all of that. Navy Air holds the limelight in Jack's future 




Chicago, Illinois 

"Chip," an enthusiastic Navy Junior hailing fronn several 
points on the globe, came to USNA bright-eyed and bushy-tailed. 
After the rigors of plebe year were over, he quickly gained an opti- 
mistic viewpoint of everything, hlis most prominent extracurricular 
activity was dragging. Well known for his ability on the handball 
court, "Chipper" was a constant asset to the Third Battalion Team. 
Feeling that nothing could be better than working for Navy, he plans 
to retire in just about thirty years and raise tropical fish in Florida. 


Richmond, Virginia 

This tow headed rebel hails from Richmond, Virginia, the 
capital of the Old South. He hasn't yet learned who won the War 
Between the States, but he is willing to let the North labor under 
the delusion that they did. His friendly smile and southern drawl 
have won him many friends. They have proven a definite asset to 
his dating and charming the northern girls as well as he did the 
southern belles In Richmond, hlis ready and willing attitude will 
make him a welcome addition to any group he wishes to join. The 
Southland's loss is the Navy's gain. 


Morrlstown, New Jersey 

After finishing his "term" in high school. Jack made his way 
to USNAY. Academics were easy prey for him so he was able 
to spend most of his time elsewhere; working out on the "blue 
trampoline" for example. He rarely tired of this and when he did, 
you could find him playing softball or sailing the Y.P.'s around on 
Greenbury Point; that's where his point fixes plotted anyway. An 
ardent speaker, Jack used his talent to become one of the best 
members of the debate team, as one can see from his record. Jack's 
friendliness and helpfulness will long be remembered by all who 
knew him and nothing short of success will stop him. 




Bremerton, Washington 

Out of the night, dark as the pit that covers us in 
Bancroft Hole: AAARRRGH!! . . . ? Has Thor descended from his 
heavenly Fjord? No. His direct descendant (he says). Norm the Tiger, 
has missed E. D. again. As that thunderous cry from plebe year still 
echoed down the halls, he offered proof of his mythological ancestry: 
who else can spend three full consecutive days demonstrating finesse 
with a flying frisbee, a fianchettoed bishop, and a physics final, and 
prove expert in each? No one! By his spirited performance on the 
squash and handball courts and by just living around him, we of 
Club I I have benefited from having known Norm. In all his 
activities he was always a competitive contributor with an uncon- 
querable soul. 




Heriry spent his pre-Naval Academy days up in Merlden, 
Connecticut. Before graduating from high school he made quite a 
name for himself by being selected the outstanding player of his 
team, and making the Connecticut all-state football team. Two 
weeks after his graduation from Merlden High he reported as a 
cadet to the U. S. Coast Guard Academy, but one month later, 
learning that he had received an appointment to USNA, he eagerly 
accepted and reported here as a plebe on the Severn. He tried out 
and made the plebe football team, but youngster year he decided 
that the academics were more important. He was an avid member 
of the gun club for four years and was treasurer during youngster 
year. After graduation, Henry plans on a career in Navy Line. 


Honolulu, Hav/aii 

Born on 16 December 1936 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Louie was 
destined to strike cold fear into the heart of many a plebe. After 
finishing high school and a year at the University of Hawaii, Louie, 
feeling civilian life to be too complex, switched to the military. He 
hit USNA with a bang, not only earning his stars and becoming a 
permanent member of the Superintendent's List, but proving out- 
standing on the plebe lacrosse, J.V. lacrosse, and varsity 150-pound 
football squads. A warm friend to his classmates and a terror to the 
plebes, Louie will prove a valuable asset to the naval service. 




Baltimore, Maryland 

Charles Michael Maskell, more often referred to as Mike, is 
a native of Baltimore, Maryland. Mike graduated from Baltimore 
Polytechnic Institute in the "A" course which explains why he always 
stood near the top of his class, hie was an ardent supporter of varsity 
athletics and played company and battalion soccer plus proving 
himself- a stalwart on his company 150-pound football team. Athletics 
were by no means the end of Mike's interests, hie was his class 
company representative and served on the WRNV staff as battalion 
representative during second class year. Mike has begun a promising, 
if not famous, career in the "blackshoe" Navy. 


Johnstown, Pennsylvania 

Comrade, Mantis, or Little Joe came to USNA after a year 
at Penn State where he studied chugg-a-lugging and political science, 
hie was very popular everywhere because of his rapier-like wit, 
quick memory for quotes, and practical joking, h^e was a natural 
ambassador for the reception committee. He was a true patron of 
the rack and spent most of his free time there when not playing 
battalion lacrosse or fieldball. Joe always considered himself an 
expert on the arts of sleeping and partying. Comrade was a con- 
scientious student, a methodical worker and a fine philosopher, hie 
had a one-word personality: Imaginative. 

THOMAS McCarthy 

Mount Vernon, New York 

Tom was born in Mt. Vernon, New York, on 29 April 1936. 
He grew up there and attended Edison Technical High School. He 
then furthered his education by attending Stevens Institute of Tech- 
nology at Hoboken, New Jersey. Upon successfully completing his 
first year at Stevens, he was highly pleased to find that he had 
been accepted at the U. S. Naval Academy. Since Tom's journey 
to Crabtown-on-the-Severn, he has actively participated in Company 
Softball and squash. Tom takes particular pride in the fact that he 
has been a member of the varsity debate team for the past three 
years. Tom will definitely prove to be an asset to the service. 




Elkhart, Indiana 

Larry came directly from Elkhart High School in Indiana, to 
make his way in the Navy. Having had previous experience on both 
the football and basketball teams in high school, he distributed his 
efforts between the company and battalion sports squads, and was 
a stalwart member of the Ninth Company basketball team for four 
years. When not studying or engaged in a sport, he could be found 
either buying new records or working at his money lending business, 
especially to his wife. Larry would have liked to have made his 
career as a line officer, but the medical department decided that 
his eyes were best suited for Supply Corps. 


Frankfort, Indiana 

A short tour at the Naval Training Center, Balnbrldge, Mary- 
land, started Charlie's naval career, and the Naval Academy never 
managed to put an undue strain on this true Hoosler. Though always 
willing, and sometimes called upon, to lend a helping hand, Charlie 
found quite a bit of time for his favorite pastime — sleeping. His 
winning ways with the young ladles were thoroughly tested and 
found to be of the highest quality, yet the ladles were never able 
to get the best of him. Any outfit is going to welcome the easy 
going, but professional, characteristics of this fine young gentleman. 


Arlington, Virginia 

Mac was a dealer from the word go" — the kind of person 
who could turn routine into riot. He was a subtle and successful 
Instigator and had a genius for improvisation. Jim could talk anyone 
Into almost anything, and, unfortunately, had ample opportunity 
to use this unique ability with the Academic Board. When winter 
came, "the Ant " would have a lean and hungry look, and, needless 
to say, was dangerous. Evidence of this is his impressive wrestling 
record. During his four years here, he has already become a legend. 
Jim is Indispensable to high morale and will be a definite asset to 
any wardroom in the Navy. 




Easton, Pennsylvania 

Doug, or as he is more commonly called, Meningham, re- 
ported to the "Grey Kremlin" from Wyoming Seminary with two 
burning passions: flying for the Navy, and baseball. Despite the 
academic board and the executive department, he retained these 
selfsame passions throughout his four years here. After a brush 
with plebe year, Doug settled down to making life at USNA interest- 
ing at all costs. To achieve this end, the "Terrible Three" came 
into existence, and the class will long remember Bradley Tongue, 
St. Patrick'.s Day parties, and the great Vanguard fiasco. With his 
personality and enthusiasm, life will be good to Doug and to those 
around him. 


Phoenix, Arizona 

Ben, the quiet man who could always make one smile, came 
from the dry state of Arizona. Most of his spare time was consumed 
by dragging and his activities with the Radio Club. He was noted 
for the practical jokes he enjoyed playing on his classmates, but, 
when serious work was at hand, a subtle personality and a hi-fi set 
always were part of the scene. To a man with plenty of ambition, 
wit, and a good head on his shoulders, a promising future certainly 
lies ahead. 


Porterfleld, Ohio 

Ohio's representative to the Cavalcade of Midshipmen proudly 
represented the Naval Academy both at home and abroad with 
the fair sex. Aside from these extra extracurricular activities, Dick 
was quite a hi-fi enthusiast, hie derived great satisfaction and pleasure 
from building and listening to his ultra-sonic gear. On evenings when 
he was not at either Glee Club or Chapel Choir practice, he would 
select a stack of the finest music this side of heaven to aid In studying 
the work of the day ahead. Upon graduation, Dick hopes to spend 
some time on a can and then off into the wild blue with Navy Air. 




Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Al came to the Academy from a small farm in Wisconsin 
with the idea of becoming a Marine. Not once did he lose sight 
of his goal. His spare time was divided equally between reading the 
Marine Corps Gazette and working out In the gym. At the Academy 
his physical abilities were concentrated on gymnastics resulting in 
a varsity position on the side horse. Standing among the top ten 
in his class in Physical Training was an indication of his achievements, 
hlls love for the outdoors, self-reliance, and military smartness are 
all prerequisites to his chosen profession. Before entering the Acad- 
emy, Al was a Marine; at the Academy he was a Marine at heart, 
and now he is a Marine again. 


Washington, D. C. 

Don, being a Navy junior, has lived in various parts of the 
United States and cannot be placed in any definite category, hie was 
a mainstay of the Third Battalion football for three years and the 
company football and softball teams for four years. Don was a 
staunch believer in mixing work with relaxation and his time which 
was not dedicated to studies or sports was used for relaxation, hlls 
exuberant personality won many friends during his four years at the 
Academy. Don hopes to return to Pensacola after graduation and 
earn the cherished gold wings of a Naval Aviator. 


Sumter, South Carolina 

Norman was a true ' Southern Gentleman." He loved his 
native South Carolina. He liked to sail quite a bit, in fact he sailed 
to Bermuda with the Ocean Sailing Squad. Sports-wise, his real love 
was wrestling. He was a stalwart of the Third Battalion wrestling 
team for four years and a Varsity manager for the same period 
of time. Norman has high hopes of becoming a Naval Aviator after 
graduation. He'll make one of the best, for whatever he endeavors 
to do, he uses all the powers at his disposal to carry out his 




Mechanlcsburg, Pennsylvania 

From Mechanlcsburg, Pennsylvania, directly out of high school, 
Fred came to the shores of the Severn to answer the call of the sea. 
He cast his calm, easy going manner to the brigade, and in return 
won the friendship and respect of all. His epitaph will surely include 
the adjective versatile.' A review of the records - depicts him as 
"The ■Bullet " for the battalion football team, and as a main cog 
in company basketball and Softball. In dragging It was the same 
story — one weekend with a "sunshine" airl from the South, the next 
with a sophisticated girl from New Jersey. With such a capacity ,to 
absorb the varieties of life,, men can rest easy with this man at the 


BInghamton, New York 

During his four years at the Academy Herb has shown that 
he possesses the qualifications of a naval officer in great abundance. 
Herb has been a mainstay In such sports as company cross-country, 
steeplechase, battalion soccer and track, and battalion bowling. The 
academics have never posed too much of a problem for Herb. He 
has excelled In the skinny department demonstrating an excellent 
knowledge and background in electronics and electrical engineering. 
Herb is a "dyed in the wool" submariner and will prove to be a val- 
uable asset to the submarine service. The people who know him per- 
sonally have no doubt that he will someday be wearing the broad 
gold sleeve stripe. 


Alexandria, Virginia 

Academics were the only real problem for "ole" Steve. 
Though he was never really In the running for the anchor man honor 
because of high grades in Dago, he did come close in the other 
subjects, especially youngster year steam. Known as a hot submarine 
prospect, Steve was known to have said, "If they send me to Sub 
School the day after graduation they can have the 30 days' leave." 
This quiet, easy-going Virginian was known for his ease at making 
friends with his classmates. 




Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 

"Webfoot," as John was often called by his classmates, 
entered the hallowed halls of Navy after a year at Pitt and, before 
that, three years at Mercersburg Academy. His four long years at 
the Naval Academy were made enjoyable by his participation in 
company and battalion sports, and as a Log and Splinter representa- 
tive, though most of his time was spent on his studies. The Navy 
will have to go a long way to fill the blue suit with anchors as well 
as John has done in the past. 


Atlanta, Georgia 

Born in Jacksonville, Florida, Hal now hails from Atlanta, 
Georgia, where he attended high school, graduating second in his 
class in 1955. During his high school days he was a member of 
varsity football and track teams as well as an active leader in school 
government and numerous service clubs. After a year of fraternity 
life at Georgia Tech, where he was one of the top freshmen in 
academics, Hal entered the Academy in 1956 and has continued 
to keep a high average here. He sang In the Antiphonal Choir for 
four years and devoted the rest of his free time to playing golf, 
running track, lifting weights and acquainting himself with the Marine 
Corps, which he plans to enter upon graduation. 


Tuscaloosa, Alabama 

Jack was one of those fine Southern gentleman that Alabama 
produces. He was very active in intramural sports and had many 
hobbies, including model building and weightliftlng. He was gentle 
in nature and had a quick wit that fitted his great sense of humor. 
He was in Army ROTC at the University of Alabama before he 
came to the Academy, and his previous military smartness paid 
off for him on the Severn. All the girls seemed to be attracted to 
his mountainous (6 ft. 4 in.) charm and good looks. Well-liked by 
his classmates, there is no doubt he'll be a credit to the Academy 
in the submarine service, although he used to think he'd never get 
more than one stripe on his sleeve. 




New Rochelle, New York 

After two years Joe left the ranks of embryo engineers at 
New York University to join the ranks of Mids at USNA. At Navy 
Joe acquired the alias of "Morton" along with two varsity letters 
in fencing and the extra weekends that were awarded to members 
of the Superintendent's List. Coincident with "Mort's" arrival were 
the "short Dark Ages '; a result of Joe's friendly disposition and 
hearty sense of humor. With Joe's graduation the Navy will gain 
the intelligent, conscientious leader it needs to fill positions of com- 


Middletown, Ohio 

Stepping from a steel mill to the deck of a ship, Pat came 
to Navy via the University of Dayton. With him he brought little 
sweat and lots of laughs. Plebe year saw him miss one of his favorite 
pastimes — dragging. However, never one to let down his fans, he 
was seen making frequent use of Uncle Sam's postal services. Though 
the academic departments threw a scare here and there, Pat has 
firmly mastered the arts of reading, 'riting, and 'rithmetic. Playing 
waterpolo or on the volleyball court, Pat was always a good sport 
and proved to be a valuable asset to the company and intramural 
teams. A future line officer, we wish him smooth sailing. 


Berkeley, California 

It's a long way from California to Maryland, but Wick made 
the change easily. Arriving at Navy Tech from NAPS and the fleet, 
he will long be remembered for his smile and good humor, hlis gift 
for choosing the proper balance between academics and sports 
enabled him to throw the javelin, play battalion tennis and company 
fieldball with great success. An avid sportsman, his competitive spirit 
and sense of fair play will be very helpful to him in the future. Grad- 
uation day will find Wick still wearing navy blue and eagerly antic- 
ipating life in the tin can Navy. 




Warren, Arizona 

"Parkie, " as Dave is most commonly called, made his way to 
Navy Tech after his graduation from high school in the great western 
town of Bisbee, Arizona. Never being one to pass up sports, Dave 
has spent four years leading the Club II and Third Battalion soccer 
teams through some great games. "Parkie's" enjoyment of rock 'n' roll 
music, girls, and dancing has ranked him high on the honor roll of 
entertainment makers wherever he goes. Having made the Superin- 
tendent's List and standing in the top 100 of his class for four years, 
Dave is a sure bet to be a true leader in his service choice — Navy Line. 


Walpole, Massachusetts 

Jim, or as he was better known plebe year, "Treadhead," 
calls Walpole, Massachusetts, his home, and he was always quick 
to its defense in any arguments. His starring average for four years 
allowed him to spend at least fifty per cent more time in the rack 
than the ordinary Mid. After choosing Navy Air for a career, he 
proceeded to learn everything possible about how to tear up a model 
airplane, and his dive bomb tactics made him the terror of the skies, 
within a fifty foot range. Always known to finish what he started, 
Jim's future in the Navy appears very secure. 


Lake Chelan, Washington 

Mike hails from Lake Chelan, a little town on the edge of a 
big lake in the heart of the Cascadian Mountains of Washington 
State. He first left God's country to study chemistry for a year at 
the University of Washington. Being an experienced Sigma Alpha 
Epsllon, Mike was well fitted for his new way of life on the banks 
of the Severn. Mike was best known for his speaking ability and his 
power of persuasion, which gave him an invaluable asset on the 
debating floor. He was active in athletics, philosophy, reading, and 
serious discussion. Due to his wide range of interests and his natural 
ability, Mike will have a great deal to offer wherever he goes. 




Bismarck, North Dakota 

"Tom" came here out of the Dakota Land after spending 
several years at Northwestern Prep and Montana State. At this 
time he was an active member of Lambda Chi, during which he 
acquired a quick wif- and a jovial sense of humor. From the time of 
entrance until graduation everyone has been aware of his presence, 
for his pleasant and friendly personality was felt by all. hlis help 
could always be depended upon regardless of the problem. An active 
participant in sports, seldom could anything keep him from attaining 
his desires, hlis conscientious attitude toward academics helped him 
throughout the four years. As shown in the past, his desire to tackle 
and whip any problem that comes his way will serve him well as a 
naval officer. 



Hanalel, Kauai 



Leaving behind the land of sunny beaches, sleek surf boards 
and pretty hula girls. Pappy made the transition from beachboy 
to sailor. Academy life came easily after a background of military 
life at hHamehameha in hiawaii. hHis natural ability proved a big 
asset to the Battalion swimming team and academics were never 
any strain. Though he had an easy-going manner, it sometimes re- 
sulted in involuntary expeditions with the twilight hiking club. Never 
one to pass up a party. Pappy plans to make every liberty call in a 
long Navy career. 


Monmouth, Maine 

Don entered the Naval Academy from Monmouth Academy 
in Maine by way of a Congressional appointment. Despite his slender 
build, he was soon notorious as a hearty eater. Outside of ample rack 
time, Don also found time to try crew and he found it to his liking, 
hie was not one to spend his liberty hours in Bancroft Hall and could 
often be found dragging. Upon graduation Don will enter the Navy 
as a line officer, but he has plans for submarine school at some later 




South Gate, California 

Johnny, or "J. A.," as he was known to the folks back honne, 
spent the early part of his life in New Kensington, Pennsylvania, 
where he developed an early hatred for East Coast weather. John's 
five loves were sailing, sports cars, music, photography, and California. 
He was consistently a key man on the battalion yawl crew, and the 
sight of one Johnny Pethick returning from the sea encased in a 
soggy mass of sweaters, sweat gear, sneakers and white works had 
become common in the fifth wing. Bull was his mortal enemy, and 
every term brought the same remark that "this course will get me 
for sure." Nevertheless, Johnny managed to survive, and after gradua- 
tion plans on a future In the modern Navy. 


Honolulu, Hav^aii 

Navy tradition is stacked deep in Jim's family as both his 
father and brother are graduates of USNA. Jim came here after 
graduating from Severn School and attending Columbian Prep School. 
When he wasn't studying Bull, one could find him playing for the 
battalion lacrosse team or company football team. An accomplished 
dancer, with the Charleston as his favorite, and with his sparkling 
personality, Jim had no trouble with the opposite sex. While on 
cruise Jim's knowledge of the finer places of interest in Paris, London, 
and Naples proved a valuable asset to his classmates. With an 
intense desire to do good, Jim should have no trouble keeping up 
his family's tradition as a fine Navy line officer. 





Brownsville, Texas 

Hailing from Brownsville, Texas, the southernnnost part of 
the U. S., Russ ventured up north to live on the banks of the Severn. 
Undoubtedly, he is one of the most amiable and easy going mem- 
bers of his class. His activities on the intramural sports field and 
the Ring and Crest Committee coupled with a keen interest in music 
and an outstanding academic record are evidence of the well rounded 
personality and character that Russ possesses. Following graduation, 
Russ intends to continue his studies in order to eventually join the 
Judge Advocate Corps. 


Paso Robles, California 

Leaving his hotrods and black leather jacket alongside high- 
way 101 in Paso Robles, California, Rudy wasted no time embarking 
on his naval career. Accustomed to standing at the head of his 
class in high school, it was no surprise for him to be a star man at 
the Academy. He was also a standout on his company's basketball 
and volleyball teams and especially noted for his fierce competitive 
spirit. His only worry was finding some other way to spend his 
leisure time besides sleeping. The fleet will certainly be glad to 
welcome him aboard. 



Toledo, Illinois 

Terry was a native of the small midwestern town of Toledo, 
Illinois. His big city education consisted of spending several years 
as a Chicago hood. He was an athlete of varied interests and 
could be seen swinging a company squash racket, dribbling a company 
basketball, or smashing a battalion tennis ball. During his more leisurely 
hours he could be found tooting his tuba in the concert band, or 
diligently playing a game of chess. He faced his daily tasks with 
an easy going cheerfulness that made him well liked by all. 




New Holstein, Wisconsin 

"Howie" came to the Academy from New Holstein, Wis- 
consin, after a year at the University of Wisconsin. "Howie's" 
military mien and devotion to the service were his outstanding charac- 
teristics while here and promise to stand him in good stead when 
he joins the submarine fleet. But they were by no means his only 
contributions to the Brigade. He was, as well, a varsity fencer and 
a member of the Concert Band. Residents of the fifth wing will 
long remember his afternoon trumpet solos. The Academy is losing, 
and the fleet is gaining, a fine military man when "Howie" throws 
his cap into the air. 


Towson, Maryland 

Soon after Karl Rippelmeyer came to the Academy from the 
enlisted ranks of the Marine Corps, it was evident that he was going 
to make a name for himself. Although academics were a constant 
struggle for "Rip," he was quite the star on the athletic field. After 
leading the Plebe soccer and lacrosse squads, he went on to earn 9 
varsity "N's," 3 each in lacrosse, soccer, and track. "Rip" was the 
only Youngster Blanket Winner in his class, and was an Ail-American 
in lacrosse and soccer. Although he was mean on the sports field, 
he was very personable around the Hall, and well liked by all. "Rip" 
will be a welcome addition when he returns to the Marine Corps 
after graduation. 


Rockville, Maryland 

From the social life of D. C. by way of NAPS, Roy came to 
Canoe U. to take up residence for four years. Never one to bow 
to conformity, or excessive regulations, Roy maintained a superior 
diversification through brigade boxing, traveling in Europe during 
the summers, and maintaining the number one position in his class 
of having the most girls on the line. With a lot of ability and spirit, 
he believed in making the "best" better, and he displayed ample 
proof of this by taking the brigade boxing championship segundo 
year. With such an unquenchable spirit and love for life. Navy Line 
may lay claim to a fine officer. 




Concord, North Carolina 

Willy came to the Academy via the Citadel and began his 
second plebe year while the rest of us were complaining about our 
first. During his four years at USNAY Willy put all his knowledge 
and experience gained in an outstanding high school athletic career 
toward company competition, becoming a real asset to the company. 
While not a national champion athlete or a star student Willy could 
always be depended upon to do his best in whatever was asked of 
him. Born with the idea of being a Marine, his thoughts never changed. 
Every winter he tried to change into greens, but never made it. I'm 
sure the Corps Is glad they finally have him on their side. 



Holmdel, New Jersey 

Dan was born and raised in North Jersey and claims Holmdel 
as his hometown. While at the Academy he has excelled In the 
liberal arts courses and has maintained a sharp interest in foreign 
languages. He plans to enter the Marine Corps and work In the 
Intelligence field after graduation. Dan's athletic interests are varied. 
He was on the plebe crew team and has participated In softball and 
cross-country on the Intramural level. During second class year, Dan 
became talent manager for WRNV and has put his own talent and 
a lot of effort Into working for the station and In the talent shows 
at the Academy. 


Arroyo Grande, California 

A genial person, seldom In a bad or brooding mood, "Rowls" 
always had a good word for everybody. This "Reserve Airdale" 
came to the rainy shores of the blue Severn from sunny California. 
Spending most of his afternoons in the fencing loft Jim served the 
team well as both manager and part time fencer. In his spare time 
he either was dragging or reading the latest novels. As far as aca- 
demics were concerned. Bull was the only one to give Jim any head- 
aches, which he overcame by some hard, conscientious studying and 
determination. Being an officer, gentleman and a Navy junior, Jim is 
sure to succeed in his chosen profession. 





Buffalo, New York 

Al, better known as "Animal" to those around him, 
spent two years in the Navy as an ET. hie was well known for 
his fantastic consumption of chow down in the messhall. His athletic 
Interests were primarily in lacrosse, while the Juice Gang took up 
most of his non-athletic afternoons. His disposition is a characteristic 
which is ever changing. He has proven on frequent occasions that 
he has an enjoyable sense of humor and this should help to carry him 
through many a trying situation. 


Detroit, Michigan 

USNA gained t fine athlete when Lou gave up the freedom 
of college life after a year's stay at the University of Wisconsin. 
Hard work and a firm manner gained everyone's respect for Lou. 
This was carried over onto the athletic fields of Navy where Lou 
was a member of the varsity football and lacrosse squads. Lou has 
demonstrated that his success was attained by determination and 
ambition and was not the result of genius; it was the fruit of studious 
labor. A career In Naval Aviation will serve as a jumping stone to 
the heights of success that Lou is assured of attaining. 


Belmont, Massachusetts 

Fred came to the Academy by way of the Naval Prep School 
at Balnbridge after having spent two years roaming the Pacific 
as a QM 3 aboard the USS Piatt," a naval oiler. His pre-Navy 
schooling saw him at Massachusetts Maritime Academy and Boston 
University. While at the Academy he was very active as a member 
of the Log staff, being features editor his first class year. Spring 
and Fall seasons also found him a fine sailor aboard one of the 
Battalion Yawls, of which he was skipper in his second class year. Fred 
also has a great love for flying which lead him to select Navy Air 
as his service preference. Fred will be a welcome addition to any 
duty station and will take his place among the future greats of the 




Ordnance, Oregon 

A year of college in Colorado, Brian's native state, failed to 
convince him that civilian life had a future in it. Brian packed up 
his titanic fame, wrestling ability, and scientific mind and entered 
Navy, hiere at USNA "Light Horse" bent bones for the varsity 
wrestling team and bolstered the battalion lacrosse team. His natural 
interest In engineering subjects and a high guess factor kept B. M. 
off the academic shoals. Navy Line will welcome the addition of 
this aggressive, out-to-win officer. 


Rochester, New York 

"Big Jim of 82nd Airborne fame" Is an expression which 
emanated from the eventful three and a half weeks which he vol- 
unteered to spend at Fort Bragg during second class summer. 
Before entering the Academy his travels had been extensive, as 
a Navy junior. He was born In California but prefers to call Rochester, 
New York, his home. Somewhere along the line this lad has acquired 
a sunshine laden outlook on life which makes it possible for him to 
throw his head back and laugh at most any situation. Put a rope 
in one hand and a swagger stick In the other and he will be eternally 


Washington, D. C. 

Mike came to the Halls of Ivy from the halls of Gonzaga 
High School in Washington, D. C, where he was a four-letter man 
in Latin and fast cars. While here, he continued his athletic pursuits 
in the swimming line and was a member of the plebe and varsity 
teams. The rigors of second class summer showed Mike that there 
were other things in the world besides third class skinny, so he took 
up dragging on a larger scale. The Navy Is gaining an officer with 
a true professional interest in the service. 




Springfield, Missouri 

Jim, Springfield, Missouri's, gift to the Naval Academy, Is 
both well liked and respected by all his classmates. He quickly 
overcomes any difficulty which keeps the "Shipp" from sinking. 
Among his extracurricular activities were the German and Aero- 
nautical Engineering Clubs. Jim's favorite pastimes were playing 
tennis and writing letters. As one of the editors of the Splinter, 
he was known for never failing to meet a deadline. Although he is 
interested In all aspects of the Navy, Jim shows definite tendencies 
of leaning toward Navy Air. His determination and devotion to the 
service will surely carry him a long way toward success. 





When Shug forsook the perils of pill-pushing for a life 
of ease in the Navy, Dickinson College's drinking team was denied 
the prowess of its three-year veteran. NAPS soon claimed our hero, 
and the fleet's loss was the Academy's gain. Believing that athletics 
were invented to de-populate the earth, Jim did not aspire to be 
another Jim Thorpe, also a Carlisle hero. However, Jim did do very 
well in many intramural sports such as tennis, sailing, and especially 
cross-country. He also served his classmates as a company representa- 
tive, and as an Honor Representative. Jim's ambition was to go 
Navy Air, but with the lighting in Bancroft being what It is, he'll 
stack skivvies. These halls will long echo to "Shu's " Infamous "Blast 
off. Goofy! " 


Spencer, West Virginia 

Chas, an import from West "By-God," Virginia, stays In shape 
for ridge-running on the USNA golf course. A man who had enioyed 
the pleasures of fraternity life at West Virginia University, Chas, 
nevertheless, succumbed to the lure of suits of Navy blue and trekked 
eastward to begin the uncomplicated life of a Mid. Athletically 
Chas is inclined toward intramurals, with the exception of rowing 
on the plebe crew team. Poor eyesight proved a hindrance neither 
on the putting green nor on his selection of feminine companionship. 
Endowed with a booming voice and an Infectious laugh, services 
he rendered as a morale builder were invaluable. The submarine 
service has. In Chas, a good piece of material with which to work. 




Milligan, Nebraska 

Although hailing from a minute spot called Milligan on the 
great plains of Nebraska, "Slee" nevertheless had an affinity for 
the sea. He answered its call by enlisting and, through the medium 
of a fleet appointment and NAPS, entered the hallowed walls of 
USNA. Academic ability seemed second nature and the Superin- 
tenderft's List often honored his name. On the soccer field he dis- 
played talents of a different type and played for four years. Never 
one to get in a huff, the common mis-p'"onunciation of his name was 
more often a cause for laughter than anger. The wheat fields 'of 
Nebraska have lost a good man to Navy Air. 


Dade City, Florida 

When "Smuf Smif" swapped his "crow" for a golden anchor, 
Des Pac lost a skilled machinist and the Navy gained an outstanding 
officer. Brought up in the "Old Navy" tradition by his dad, a 
retired CPO, he is already the "hard-core professional," but with 
an outlook that never missed the brighter side of the toughest situa- 
tion. Best known as an avid sports fan, he was both a creditable 
student and a competent athlete in his own right. His spare time 
was devoted to building model railroad equipment. In "Smuf" 
Navy Air is acquiring another "tiger," and this one is lean and 
hungry. If it can't be done, he'll do it . . . and do it well. 


Aberdeen, South Dakota 

Robert hienry Strand, "Stinky" to all who know him, was 
born an Army brat in Aberdeen, South Dakota. hHaving lived in 
seven states in addition to Japan and Germany, he is accustomed 
to the travelsome life of the service. While on board ship during 
the summer cruises or at the Academy one could find Bob busy 
with his hobby of sketching. The I960 Ring and Crest Committee 
and the Log staff were Bob's extracurricular activities while at Navy. 
Many afternoons saw him in sweaty competition with fellow mid- 
shipmen in Third Battalion wrestling and spring lacrosse. The many 
friends Bob has made are a direct indication of his personality. 




Cincinnati, Ohio 

From the murky dens of iniquity of Ohio State University 
to the salty stronghold of USNA came young Dave to follow the 
wanderlust of the sea. Since he has been at the Academy, he ho5 
not only gained a creditable academic record, but has become 
an expert sailor as well. Many afternoons and weekends spent on 
the Freedom and Royona have seen to that. Other extracurricul-jr 
activities have found Dave mostly in the field of music, where for 
four years he wielded one of the meanest baritone saxes around. 
The local femmes have been quite unsuccessful in snaring this younq 
man since his interests seemed to lie in other directions. Navy Air 
and Subs are both high on Dave's preference of duty list, but 
whichever he chooses, he is sure to do an outstanding job. 


University Hills, Maryland 

Jim was born in Washington and, unlike most of his class- 
mates, happens to like the state of Maryland, weather included. 
Before arriving at USNA Jim spent some time in the Marine Corps 
and went to NAPS. During his academy days he never deviated from 
his mission to beat the system, but he had little success. With Jim's 
graduation the third battalion will lose one of its best radiator squad 
men. hie would like to enter the Air Force. 


Reno, Nevada 

John halls from the land of silver dollars, slot-machines, and 
ex-wlves which most of us know as Reno, Nevada. Reno knew 
"later" In many capacities — jobs as a dishwasher, gas station at- 
tendant, janitor, and ditchdigger being just a few. In preparation 
for the Academy, John spent a year at Drew School in San Fran- 
cisco. Sportswise at Navy he's seen action as a battalion boxer. hHe 
has played company sports as well, and was an ocean sailor for 
one year. In what spare time remained, John did service on the Log 
features staff, the First Class Car Committee, and as Trident Repre- 
sentative. Looking toward the future, it is air all the way for John — 
Navy, of course! 




Richmond, Virginia 

When "T" entered the Academy, he was fhesh out of high 
school, but he wasn't exactly wet behind the ears. He was what we 
men of the South would call a ladies-man, and he never missed 
a chance to drag, f^e had a wicked left eyebrow. When it came 
to academics, he always managed to keep a Superintendent's List 
average, but was a bit too fun-loving to quite make good grease. 
If a classmate ever needed a hand, old "T" was ready. He was 
very active on the Splinter staff, starting as Feature Editor and 
working his way to the top. He could make a joke out of any 
situation, including manual labor. And no matter how bad the 
Executive Department treated him, he always managed to sleep 
it off in one afternoon. 


La Porte, Texas 

Lance hails from La Porte, Texas, and came to the Naval 
Academy straight from high school. He had little trouble adapting 
to the new way of life and quickly proved his leadership qualities. 
Lange also proved his ability as a scholar by maintaining a starring 
average for his four years at the Academy. Athletic-wise, Lance 
was also a company standout. He participated in company soccer, 
football, and softball and was a consistent morale builder in the 
company. Lance plans a career as a Naval Line officer, and we 
of the Tenth Company know he will be as outstanding in the fleet 
as he was at the Academy. 


Alamogordo, New Mexico 

The South lost a good note when this tall, shy "desert 
flower" left the plains of New Mexico to sail on one of the Navy's 
big ships. After duty aboard the USS Philippine Sea, Lew went 
through NAPS and arrived at the Academy just In time to trade 
his RD-2 rating for that of Midshipman. Both the J.V. soccer and 
lacrosse teams saw his smiling face for four years and the Brigade 
Hop and Ring Dance Committees received his earnest support. The 
shy guy denied any alliance with the weaker sex, but those frequent, 
perfumed letters from various parts of the world left much room 
for doubt. For his future. Lew wanted only two things — plenty of 
sea duty and liberty. 




Norfolk, Virginia 

A refugee from an Army family, Gene received a number 
of salty expressions at NAPS before making his debut at USNA. 
Never a man to sweat over any type of difficulty, Gene floated 
happily over the rough spots. Academics were not his par excellence, 
but have never proved too great an obstacle. When not in the rack 
he could be found making use of his musical talent in the D&B 
Corps. Although subjects of current academic demand hardly ever 
met with his approval, he excelled in professional subjects, hlis desire 
for comfort was easily met by a warm radiator, slippers, and issues 
of the Saturday Evening Post. Always an individualist. Gene will 
undoubtedly have a good career in Navy Air. 


Horlcon, Wisconsin 

Bob came from way up North to join us here at Navy. HIe's 
a Wisconsin boy and grew up on a farm near hloricon. Earlier, 
Bob's desire was to become a physicist, the goal toward which 
he labored for two years at the University of Wisconsin. The interest 
seems to have carried over, for Bob has been an enthusiastic member 
of the American Rocket Society for three years. Fencing has been 
his favorite sport — five years of training and competition having 
made him an expert. For nearly all of hii midshipman career Bob 
has been on the Superintendent's List and has worn stars. As for 
the future, he hopes for a career in Navy Air. Happy landings! 


Gardner, North Dakota 

hiaving graduated as valedictorian from Gardner High School, 
Gardner, North Dakota, "Gaucho" traveled East to become a Mid- 
shipman. Although plebe year was rough for him, he managed to 
get on the Superintendent's List, sing in the Chapel Choir and 
play lacrosse for the plebe team. After a successful first year, he 
aspired to a higher goal and earned his stars as a 3.4 student. He 
also excelled on the athletic field, playing two years of J.V. lacrosse 
and one year of varsity. Vinje was well known in the company for 
giving needed help to his classmates on academic subjects. In fact, 
you might say he graduated not only himself, but a few others as 
well, for not a night went by without someone coming to him for 
assistance. Vinje plans on a career in Navy Line after graduation. 




Canton, Ohio 

Denny hails from Canton, Ohio, and to hear him talk, it's 
the greatest place In the world. He entered USNA straight from 
high school where he had been a four year letterman on the 
gridiron and had also served as president of his class and president 
of the student body. At the Academy he continued his football 
on the battalion and company level. He was also a four year member 
of the Catholic Choir. Unable to decide whether It would be subs 
or air. Denny chose the in-between and will spend at least his first 
four as a line officer. 


Kerrville, Texas 

Even though 'Easy " 
he calls Kerrville, Texas, his 
the fleet submarine service 
further his education. As a 
his intent interest in sports, 
the Academy even though 
level. Being a good Texan, 
state. He worked hard on h 
the time for laughs came, 
have good use for him, and 

Ed was born In San Diego, California, 
hometown. After serving two years in 
Ed came to Navy through NAPS to 
squared-away Plebe he was noted for 
This carried through his four years at 
he only participated on the intramural 
Ed was always ready to argue for his 
s studies, but was also right there when 
We're sure the submarine service will 
he will be an asset to any wardroom. 


Madison, Wisconsin 

Previously enjoying a year at the University of Wisconsin, 
Art gave up all the virtues of fraternity life to join the biggest 
fraternity of all — The Brigade of Midshipmen. With his college 
background and German ingenuity, this native of the nation's dairy- 
land managed to squeeze by academics by starring every year, 
along with being one of the few who enjoyed the Superintendent's 
List each semester. Giving up his high school football and ice 
hockey talents for academics. Art engaged in such intramural sports 
as battalion wrestling, battalion golf, and battalion track. The Navy 
will undoubtedly find a capable and worthy submariner In Art 




Silver Spring, Maryland 

Don arrived at the Naval Academy singing the drinking songs 
of the University of Maryland. Being a mennber of the USNR enabled 
him to obtain his appointment to this fair institution. Academics were 
never a problem to Don and much of his spare time was usually 
dedicated in trying to find a drag for an occasional hop. Don took 
a great deal of Interest in the intramural sports program and could 
always be counted on for support In all of the company sports. The 
U. S. Navy ranks tops in Don's preference for his branch of service. 
However, due to his eyes, Don could possibly end up In the Supply 
Corps. Having a career mind and a keen sense for a good time, 
Don will be a tremendous attribute to the fleet. 


Hamlin, New York 

Richard Lloyd Wolf, hailing from upstate New York, is 
known to his classmates as the "Wolfer." After spending two years 
at the University of Rochester where he was a Sigma Chi, the Wolfer 
chose to stray from the ranks of the NROTC to become an officer. 
Naval Academy style. His quick wit and domineering personality 
marked him well among his classmates. "The Wolfer walked softly 
and carried a big cigar." All who had the privilege to associate 
with him here at USNA has had the privilege to see in action true 
friendship, devotion, and loyalty. These are the characteristics which 
will indeed make the "Wolfer" a valiant officer in the Marine Corps. 


Fulton, Kentucky 

Don, known as "H. O." to his close friends, came well 
prepared to the Academy. After graduating from high school he 
attended Vanderbilt University for a year and then the Naval 
Academy Prep School at Bainbrldge, Maryland. He Is a better than 
average quarterback and has received varsity letters at NAPS and 
on the 150-pound football team at the Academy. Don, not only 
being sports minded. Is highly interested in music and literature. 
Upon graduation, Don looks forward to a career in Naval Aviation. 




Tucson, Arizona 

Keith changed sand for snow when he canne to Annapolis 
from Arizona. A year at the University of Arizona and a knack 
for studying helped place him in the top of his class. Also enjoying 
sports, he managed plebe track during the Black Year and then 
turned his efforts toward helping his company on the fieldball and 
soccer fields. During his four years, Keith has worked with Reef Points 
and the Trident magazine. A great interest in Germany and a work- 
ing knowledge of the German language Is one of his many assets. 
Graduatiorf will find Keith heading for the Seven Seas in Navy 


Houston, Texas 

Houston provided USNA with Its usual big Texan when 
Alan was chosen by congressional appointment to attend the school 
by the Severn. Texas cannot completely claim "But" though since 
he was born in Florida and received some degree of schooling at 
Florida University. Along with the rigors of plebe year Alan had the 
extra burden of making the Form W's for all 4/c formations. He 
wasn't without compensation however. Whenever shots were the order 
of the day, Buf was always at the head of the line. After a hectic 
plebe year Alan settled down to devoting most of his spare time 
to dragging and rowing. His tremendous drive aided the crew 
through many a hectic race and also made him a true champion with 
a knife and a fork. Knowing Alan has a bright eye towards those 
"Wings of Gold" we wish him the best of luck In all his endeavors. 


Babylon, New York 

Out of the ranks of the enlisted men staggered the lanky 
body of D. J. Affourtit to his four years at Navy. His offense was 
brains; his punishment he did not know but soon found out. Between 
his complaints about the system, his time was well divided among 
studies, thoughts of freedom and thoughts of girls. The studies paid 
him off with his high marks, and he could always tell you the exact 
time until leave and when he would see his girl again. Navy Air 
Is collecting a good reward from USNA in the person of Dan. 


Huron, South Dakota 

Roger, the jovial Swede from the Black Hills country, is more 
universally known as "Andy." Before spending the best years of 
life at the Academy, he had a taste of civilian college — one year 
at South Dakota State. His transition to the USNA grind from the 
soft college life was not easy, but Andy's record, both academic and 
athletic, Is a good one. After rowing crew with the plebe team, Andy 
settled down with company soccer and fieldball. Because of his 
previous experience In a college quartet, the Chapel Choir claimed 
him as one of their better basses. Naturally congenial, Andy gained 
many friends during his stay. The Academy's loss Is Navy Line's 
and the Submarine Service's gain. 





sville, New York 

Frankle came to the Naval Academy from Hicksville, Long 
Island, after attending Brooklyn Tech hHigh School in Brooklyn, New 
York. "The nose, ' as he was affectionately called by his classmates, 
was a standout on the battalion handball team for three years. An 
ardent bridge fan, Frankie believed in the philosophy that books 
are for the birds. This philosophy didn't seem to cramp him though, 
as he was an "on-off" member of the Superintendent's List throughout 
his four years at USNA. Upon graduation Frankie plans on entering 
the Naval Aviation program at Pensacola, Florida, where he plans 
to specialize in multi-engine flying. 


Hallowell, Maine 

Art entered the Naval Academy upon graduation from high 
school in Hallowell, Maine. While working very hard to maintain his 
high scholastic standing, he nevertheless managed to find time to 
assist his classmates in any way he could. Well known for his vivacious 
sense of humor, Art made many friends during his four years as a 
midshipman. By no means a stranger to athletics, he played first 
base for the plebes and excelled in Intramural football, basketball, 
Softball, and tennis. FHis intelligence, quick wit, and athletic ability 
should make Art one of our most outstanding jet jockeys. 


Washington, Iowa 

After spending a year and a half at the University of Iowa, 
Ed set aside the rigors of college life to come to Navy Tech. With 
the parties and women left behind, Ed quickly fell Into the routine. 
Most of the academics presented little resistance to Ed which 
allowed him plenty of time for an afternoon of golf in the spring 
and fall and fieldball in the winter. FHis ambitious character made 
him an amiable classmate and will undoubtedly raise him to any 
goal he might aspire. 




St. Joseph, Missouri 

Gary, better known among his friends as the "chief," hails 
from St. Joseph, Missouri, hie entered the academy by mistake for 
all the appointments to West Point had been filled and the only 
choice left was the academy. His ideas have radically changed and 
now he knows there is no service he would rather go into than the 
Navy, especially the submarine branch. The "chief" has contributed 
to the high standards of the Brigade by keeping his uniform immac- 
ulate at all times while still providing plenty of humor for his class- 
mates. Those of us who know Gary wish him the best of luck and 
smooth sailing. 


Rochester, New Hampshire 

Nurtured in a conservative New England atmosphere, Charlie 
will long be remembered by his classmates for his martini dry humor 
and quiet diligence. Certainly, he has proven his courage and will 
to be beneficial to the team spirit during his career of serving 
the Academy as a member of the varsity ISO-pound crew and com- 
pany cross-country sports squads. A person who in the face of trials 
and frustrations accepted his challenge with a smile, the same smile 
which he extended to all. Charlie wants to eventually go into sub- 


Normal, Illinois 

Straight from the 
an old salt, fresh from a 
Illinois. With his motto, 
was a breeze. Youngster 
week in the midst of bull 
were something to read 
also managed to be an 
staff. United to his ideal 
Dave made it. 

"Corn Belt," Dave hit the Academy like 
year of Army ROTC at the University of 
"They have to catch me first," plebe year 
year he could always be found during the 
sessions, and on weekends, dragging. Books 
before exams, but he always managed. He 
ndispensable member of the Lucky Bag 
s, with a diploma and commission in sight 




Linwood, New Jersey 

A good second bass In both the Glee Club and Chapel Choir 
as well as standing near the top of his class, Bud amply proved 
that a high school graduate could compete with, and In his case 
surpass, many students who had Impressive backgrounds of previous 
college^ or prep school experience, hils readiness to help not so 
savvy classmates won him their respect and admiration. Harley's 
190 pounds of good naturedness, which, when off the football field 
won him many friends, may have caused the bewilderment of many 
a beaten and battered end on opposing company football teams 
who time and time again looked up just In time to see hiarley again 
bearing down upon him. 


Cabot, Pennsylvania 

Born and raised In Cabot, Pennsylvania, Glenn entered the 
Naval Academy after one year In the Fleet and Naval Academy 
Prep School, hlls ability and quickness of mind has enabled him 
to grasp and control any situation, thus putting him in the front of 
his class both In academics and leadership, hlis prowess on the 150- 
pound football team, with no previous experience, enabled him to 
make the team for three years; this being only one of his many 
achievements. Upon graduation he will be another highly welcomed 
member to the fleet as a Naval Aviator and officer. 


La Salle, Illinois 

Ken joined us here at USNA after three years at Purdue. 
Although he was known to some as a basketball player and to others 
as a javelin thrower, his Idea of a well spent day was eighteen hours 
on the blue trampoline, four hours in the chow hall, and the rest of 
the time figuring how to get out of anything that resembled work. 
Studies never bothered Ken, with the exception of Dago. Ken's 
biggest worry was the blondes. Tall, good humored, and easy to 
get along with. Ken will do a good job wherever he goes. 




Boulder City, Nevada 

Back in '56 Bob climbed aboard his covered wagon and 
contrary to the fannous expression came east to the "Trade School" 
where they took away his spurs and boots and gave him leggings 
and an M-l. A "Dapper Dan" in disguise, Bob changed girls with 
the regularity that most people change socks, hie could always be 
found during winter afternoons exercising his vocal chords in Mahan 
Hall for the Musical Clubs Show. Graduation plans are stimulated 
by a desire to become Navy's answer to Sky King. 


Sterling, Illinois 

Bonny came to the Academy from Sterling, Illinois, bringing 
with him his good humor and ever present smile for which he was 
known throughout the Brigade, hie also brought with him an excellent 
game of golf, which he immediately put to use on the plebe team. 
Three years on the varsity golf team further testify to his skill at 
the game. With his eye to the future. Bonny plans on a career in 
submarines, hlis personality and good humor should prove a valuable 
asset to whatever he undertakes. 


Yates City, Illinois 

Don came to the Academy from Yates City, Illinois, and 
almost immediately began to establish an outstanding record. 
Standing at the top of his class for the four years, he always found 
time to help his classmates with their studies, hlis many officer-like 
qualities and genial personality won him many friends throughout 
the Brigade. Don managed the 150-pound football team for three 
years and also was a member of the varsity gymnastics team. A 
future Naval aviator, he will undoubtedly prove to be an outstand- 
ing officer in every way. 




Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

A life on the water was not too great a change for Roy since 
his home, Milwaukee,- Wisconsin, borders Lake Michigan. Following 
a year of plebe life and battalion wrestling his interest was turned 
m earnest to ocean sailing. As a climax to three years of sailing Roy 
participated in the Newport and Bermuda races. In the winter his 
attention is turned to 150-pound football. A success in all his en- 
deavors, academics posed no problem as Roy has shown by three 
years on the Superintendent's List. Following graduation a wedding 
Is planned, and maybe a try at Navy Air. 


Cleveland, Ohio 

From the fleet where he was an electronics technician, via 
NAPS, Bob made his way to the Naval Academy. He took a great 
interest in sports, participating in company fleldball, Softball, and 
battalion boxing. Bob had trouble with his studies, but his sub zero 
sweat factor always gave him the margin. Bob was never one to 
let little things get him down, and he took great pleasure In the 
humorous side of life at the Academy, hlls greatest thrills at Navy 
were the away football games and liberty ports on cruise. 


San Mateo, California 

Trailing stories of nights In ski lodges and possessing a canny 
ability to tumble down a mat, Paul left foggy Frisco bay to take 
up residence in the "great white Kremlin." Any subiect requiring 
crafty use of a slipstick found a master In Paul and both the concert 
band and the varsity gymnastics team acquired a fine performer. 
With a partiality toward tall blonds, Paul was a frequent dragger 
at USNA. Should there ever have been a time when his beloved 
hi-fi set was working, it would only take him a few minutes of tinker- 
ing to put it completely on the blink. With his tremendous ability 
to finish the job, Paul will be a welcome addition to the Fleet. 




Kalkaska, Michigan 

With his Rock 'n Roll records under his left arm and his 
bugle under the right, Gordy arrived on cannpus. Fresh from high 
school in Kalkaska, Michigan, he always did well with the studies. 
After a good plebe year and a loose youngster year, first class year 
was one big blast. With G. C, the woman question was always 
present. The only problem was, "Which woman?" As for the future 
his plans and sights are set skyward and to Navy Air. 

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Los Angeles, California 

Bernle, a native of Los Angeles, entered the Naval Academy 
after two years at Loyola University. No stranger to the military, (six 
years of ROTC plus five in the CAP) Bernie still had to adjust to 
Navy ways. Fencers at Canoe U. will always remember Bernie for 
his outstanding performance during three years of varsity competition. 
During youngster year he won the Maryland State Epee Champion- 
ship. This victory was not without its price; three weeks were spent 
recovering from a puncture wound of the chest. Bernie's name will 
remain legend among Navy's drags. Weekends were spent at his 
favorite sport of playing the field. The fleet will welcome Bernie 
as a capable junior officer. 


Falls Church, Virginia 

Gary has spent his entire life In the Washington, D. C, area 
and was accepted to the Naval Academy after his graduation from 
Falls Church High School In Virginia. He has an appealing sense 
of h umor and Is well liked by everyone who knows him. An ardent 
athletic participant, Gary contributed a great deal to his company 
and battalion sport squads. He was also a member of the Antiphonal 
Choir for four years. Upon graduation, Gary plans to enter the 
destroyer fleet and will undoubtedly make an excellent career officer. 




Baltimore, Maryland 

A true Southerner, hailing from Richnnond, Virginia, and one 
of the more prominent men of his class, hHank made it his constant 
effort to excel in athletics, as well as academics, hie became well 
known for his constant hustle and competitive spirit. Lettering for 
three years, after pushing out a firstle for a starting job youngster 
year, Hank became a big asset to the varsity lacrosse team. For 
conditioning hHank took up varsity cross-country during the fall. An 
honor student In high school, hHank was consistent In making the 
Superintendent's List, as well as earning his stars, while at the 
Academy. An underwater enthusiast. Hank plans a career In sub- 



Nev^ York 

Beaming in proud admiration of his hometown, the Lilac Capital 
of the World, Coley rode Initially through Academy portals aboard 
a bus bound from NAPS. Punctuality could not be listed as one of 
his attributes, but a more cheerful member of the early risers did not 
exist. Thoroughly interested in the sports program. Bob stroked a 
mean starboard oar for twelve seasons of varsity crew. Unforgettable, 
however, was his locker door which boasted the pictures of the score 
of dolls which he escorted throughout his four year tour of duty 
here at USNA. As for the future, Bob definitely has his heart set 
on a career in Naval Aviation. 



Detroit, Michigan 

Bill has been an outstanding member of the Brigade since 
his arrival plebe year following a year at the University of Michigan, 
hlls academic ability was the envy of many of his less adept class- 
mates and invaluable in aiding the underclasses. When not actively 
engaged In matters of a military nature. Bill could be counted on as 
a member of the Illustrious flying squadron. His drags were always 
a credit to his standing as a midshipman and more than one of them 
was attracted by his pleasant personality. Bill will be a welcome 
member of any organization and a person to be relied upon. 




Sulphur Springs, Texas 

Dirty Dusty Dillon from "Big D," the Texas ambassador to 
Annapolis, entered the Academy via a year at Paris Junior College, 
a semester at Panola Junior College, and the Navy's "Sea Bees." 
Navy bought his books and sent him to school, and the boy from 
down south came through. hHis easy ways and friendly personality 
easily won his classmates' friendship. Since the facilities for coon 
hunting were inadequate at the Academy, Dusty turned to being 
Company Representative, htonor Representative, a member of the 
Italian Club, and a lady's man. One can easily see that with his 
ability he will be a definite asset to our Navy. 


Detroit, Michigan 

With trombone in tow, Tom left Detroit to reminisce of high 
school days in "Big D." Tom roughed second class summer leave in 
the mountain villages of Greece drinking resin-flavored wine. A staunch 
member of Bancroft's "Let's be Ivy" movement, Tom's other self, 
better known as Johnny Spanish, could always be expected to move 
us with his recollections of leave nights spent in Greenwich Village. 
Tom will be well remembered for his haunting passion for slim girls. 
His dead-pan may have won him many sympathizers, but his dry 
wit and humor carried us through many dreary moments at Navy 
and won him countless friends. 


Panama City, Republic of Panama 

Carlos came to the Naval Academy from his native Panama 
after a year of prep school in Langois, Oregon. He will be best 
remembered as one of the few whose sense of humor never failed. 
In the field of sports Carlos was an outstanding soccer player with 
the unerring ability to score the deciding goal. With girls Carlos 
proved he was a typical Latin, but only cared for one certain young 
miss. No matter where he goes Carlos is sure to get ahead, and to 
be successful in whatever he undertakes. 







Joe is a mild mannered, good natured boy from the notorious 
city of Cicero, Illinois. He was one of the more brilliant members 
of our class, standing in the top five percent. Joe played an im- 
portant part In many of the extracurricular activities at the Academy, 
hie was on the Class Ring and Crest Committee, Trident, Drum and 
Bugle Corps, and attended the Science and Mathematics Seminar. 
Joe was also known as the tutor for the class of '60 in the Twenty- 
second Company. He is sure to go far in the field of his choice, 
Naval Aviation. 


Brooklyn, New York 

With a short delay at Columbian Prep, Doc came to USNA 
straight from high school. He can best be remembered for his 
phenomenal athletic ability. Playing Plebe and J.V. football were a 
small part of his sports career for he was the backbone of both the 
company fleldball and basketball teams. After athletics his favorite 
sport time was "playing the field" and could be seen each weekend 
with a different drag. Academics generally gave him little trouble, 
but the skinny department sometimes made him study more than 
usual. His future plans include Navy Line and there Is no doubt 
that good sailing and calm seas will be with him always. 


Panama City, Republic of Panama 

Pablo, coming to the Academy via the Republic of Panama, 
has made himself well known throughout the Brigade during his stay 
here at the Academy. Panama has a fine representative in this 
Latin-American who will be an asset to his country we are sure. Pablo 
was an excellent swimmer and led his teammates to many victories 
while at the Academy. After graduation Pablo will return to Panama 
where he intends to marry and take graduate work in Maritime Law. 
After which he will be connected with Panama's merchant fleet which 
is among the largest of the world. We at the Academy only hope 
that our relations with Panama can be as pleasant as they have 
been with Pablo. 




Detroit, Michigan 

Dick arrived at the Naval Academy after working six months 
as a draftsman, hie put his experience to good use in Marine Engi- 
neering and was always ahead of his class in drawing. During the 
last half of study hour Dick always found time to write a certain letter, 
even if a double weight quiz followed the next day. With the excep- 
tion of a call to general quarters with the executive department 
second class year, Dick was the stalwart center of the sixth battalion 
football team, and from winter to spring he enjoyed hibernation. 


Huntington Woods, Michigan 

Jim had never seen salt water until he came to Navy . . . and 
judging from Youngster cruise, he wishes he had never seen it. 
Coming straight out of Royal Oak High School, he came to the 
Academy with a thirst for knowledge . . . working hard at every 
task which confronted him. Afternoons found him out for varsity 
sports, either on the cross-country course, on the basketball court, 
or running track but his evenings were usually spent playing bridge 
or writing letters. Every leave he headed straight for Detroit and 
those big parties up north. With his open heart and his ready smile, 
for him we confidently predict a career of purpose and accomplish- 





This tall Texan called Tooele, Utah, his home town. Bill left 
his levis and Stetson in the Bonnevelle Salt Flats to join us here at 
Navy. This aeronautical wizard could be found on most weekends 
with his unlimited supply of aeronautical magazines studying a new 
aspect of aviation. Being a chief proponent of the "longer beds for 
Bancroft" movement. Bill's real claim to fame was his ability to make 
the longest possible trip in the shortest possible time, motivated 
by his desire to be near his OAO. With his easygoing and casual 
attitude Bill settled down for a successful four-year tug of war 
with the system, making many friends among those on whom rubbed 
off his relaxing manner. 




Tecumseh, Oklahoma 

Fergy entered USNA after high school to become a Mark 60, 
Mod 2.50 midshipman. His frequent clashes with the academic de- 
partments did little to upset him, however, as uncanny good fortune 
seemed to rest on his shoulders. Summer cruises were the highlights 
of his stay here. During Youngster Cruise he decided Navy Line was 
not his first choice and that Brazil would be nice to return to. Second 
Class Summer Increased his preference for the Marine Corps and 
Navy Air. Becoming "foot loose and fancy free" during youngster 
year, he soon began to find time to drag frequently. An amiable 
personality will be a benefit to him and the service which he proudly 


New York City, New York 

Robert A. Fisher entered the Naval Academy from the state 
of New York. Born in Flushing, he was raised and educated in New 
York City and he entered the Academy directly from high school. 
Once at Navy, he concentrated not only on academics but extra- 
curricular activities as well. He was an officer in the Chess Club and 
was active in the French Club. Previous experience with a rifle was 
put to good use by Bob on Navy's rifle team. Bob's future plans 
include Naval Aviation and the "girl back home." 


West Hartford, Connecticut 

After a year at the University of Vermont where he was a 
member of the ROTC, Fitz tired of playing games and decided that 
he wanted to see the real thing. So he checked in at Hotel Bancroft 
where he instantly felt at home. Although versatile in most sports, 
he was most active In battalion handball and company football. 
Being a whiz with the dollies, he sailed forth into a whirlpool of 
feminine affections at every liberty call. His Irish origin showed 
through In his fun loving personality and his ability to take a joke 
as well as play one. Fitz yearns for a place in the Marine green with 




Melvin, Illinois 

Bob Is one of the youngest men in our class and canne directly 
from the thriving metropolis of Melvin, Illinois. With a Jimmy 
Stewart smile, a good sense of humor and a consistently bright spirit, 
he Is indispensable to any gathering whether at a party or on 
cruise. Bob was known never to be counted out of a game of bridge 
or pinochle; he never did like to study. Every weekend found Bob 
dragging some new good-looking girl whose name was one of many 
in his "little black book." Bob looks forward to a bachelor life — for a 
while — and a pair of highly cherished "wings of gold." 


Chattanooga, Tennessee 

Vance came to us from the hills of Tennessee after one year 
at Tennessee Polytechnic Institute and one quarter at Georgia Tech., 
where he was enrolled in electrical engineering. He likes to dance 
and in addition to attending many hops he served on the Brigade 
Hop Committee and the Ring Dance Committee. His sports Included 
plebe wrestling and battalion football. Vance spent most of youngster 
year lying in the rack but still managed to achieve an outstanding 
academic record that year, as in all the others. After rooming with 
a Yankee for four years, Vance lost most of his southern accent and 
love for hillbilly music, but he Is still a true rebel and plans on 
marrying a sweet southern belle after graduation. 





Francisco, California 

John hails from the far off Golden Gate metropolis, and 
although he's one of the youngest men In the company it has certainly 
had no adverse effect on his standings. He began to sweat when they 
hit 3.5. Plebe year he kept a crew shell in trim as coxswain. hHis 
spare time was divided among the Math Seminar, French Club, 
and pfeying polyglot. This language interest was well augmented by 
the congenial atmosphere of Sao Paulo on youngster cruise. John 
plans on going Navy Line upon graduation. 


Fayetfe CIfy, Pennsylvania 

htlce, a native of western Pennsylvania, attended Bullls School 
before coming to the Academy, hie seems to have kept himself 
perpetually short of money by spending nearly every cent he had 
either on classical records or hl-fl equipment. As far as sports go, 
hiice has spent four years as an outstanding member of the light- 
weight crew squad, hlls humor has made the many hard workouts 
much easier for everyone on the squad. During plebe year he had 
the honor of being one of the eight who stroked the lightweight shell 
on to victory in the Freshman National Championship. This was the 
first time the feat had been accomplished by the Academy. hHice 
plans a career as a Naval Aviator. 


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Hopklnton, Massachusetts 

Lewis Is a quiet likeable fellow, who can be considered a 
friend after only a brief acquaintance, hie favored the athletic side 
of the curriculum, playing soccer for the last three years, and partic- 
ipating In wrestling and soccer in his plebe year. He's also been 
an Important cog in the company fleldball team, during the off 
season. He isn't well known for his slashing at academics, but by 
hard work. Lew has compiled a good average for the four year 
course. We are sure that he will be on the top in his chosen field 
of Naval Aviation. 




Danville, California 

Jay T. came to the "School on the Severn" from the University 
of California at Berkeley. Since then he has devoted most of his 
time to sports — track during the winter and spring and battalion 
football in the fall. Many evenings found him either down in the 
concert band room or else doing work for the Public Relations Com- 
mittee. For a time it appeared as though he might go into the Marine 
Corps, but after second class summer, he saw the light that gets 
all flyers and decided on Navy Air. 


New York City, New York 

Sam came to Navy from New York after a brief stop at the 
University of Wisconsin to get a tasl'e of how the other half lives, 
hie was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone who asked, 
and could always be depended on as a friend in need. In addition 
he served well as a company Lucky Bag representative, hie'll be re- 
membered for his excellent taste in drags, as he was never seen with 
anything less than a beautiful girl, hie was known as "The Ace" 
during Aviation Summer, and we all wish and are sure he'll have 
many "hHappy Landings." 


Wilmington, Delaware 

Grid, iust 5' 6" tall, is an outstanding athlete, hie has lettered 
three times In both golf and 150-pound football. Well mannered and 
extremely well liked by all his classmates, he has served well as a 
midshipman striper within the Brigade. Grid is planning his future 
with Navy Air and we, his classmates, feel that he will go far. Good 
luck, Grid, we hope you find everything you are looking for. 




Anoka, Minnesota 

With a year of experience at the University of Minnesota 
behind hinn, this SAE came to Annapolis and, after having difficulty 
in starting a chapter, instantly adjusted to the system. Mike's variety 
of abilities and interests were an asset not only along academic 
lines but also in many other activities — Concert Band, Class Ring 
and Cr"est Committee, USNA Pistol Teams, The Drum and Bugle 
Corps, and Intramurals. Of course there was always the 2.5 Bull 
problem. As everyone in the 24th Company knows, Mike had GAG 
troubles for nearly two years. However, his bulging address book 
will testify to his solution of the problem. As for his future, Mike 
always said, "Don't know exactly what I'll do, but I'll be wearing my 
Navy blue." 


Grants Pass, Oregon 

From the fleet where he was a third-class draftsman, Fred made 
his way to the Naval Academy. Always an ardent sports enthusiast, 
he could usually be found near the boxing ring or playing some 
company or battalion sport. Never one to cut, Freddie always 
found time to write letters to his good friends of the opposite sex. 
Fred's sense of humor, his desire and his ability to get along with 
everyone will provide Navy Air with an excellent officer upon 


Forest Grove, Oregon 

Jon David Harden came to us from a great many places, 
being a Navy Junior. Jon is one of those guys with an innocent 
face and a tremendous attraction for all the girls. As a member of 
the Brigade he has given his all. His athletic endeavors were not 
on the varsity field, but they were varsity In caliber. He could be 
seen out on the yawls on Saturdays, and in the chapel on Sundays 
exercising his vocal chords with the choir. Dave has been a friend 
and a companion to everyone with whom he came in contact. 




Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

Frank, a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is a big, affable 
fellow who is an avid, almost fanatical sports fan. As an A- 1 student 
Frank could be depended on to have the skinny and steam problems 
done the day in advance, hie always put out 100% whether it was 
playing football for the Sixth Battalion or doing a good turn for a 
friend, of which he had many. In Frank the Naval Academy is sending 
the Marine Corps a potential commandant. 


Plattsburgh, New York 

In four years at the Academy, Marsh has given freely of his 
time to company activities while also playing varsity squash. Anyone 
can recognize him by his general friendly nature and overwhelming 
attachment for sports cars. Marsh drove sports cars in competition 
before coming to Navy and by the way he races his around, you 
would think that he is still driving them. He has not only proven 
himself competent in sports cars, but also very definitely so in aca- 
demics. No course has been too difficult for him, and no matter how 
deep in study he is always willing to give aid. These attributes should 
help him to go far in life. 


Abilene, Kansas 

Probably the only man in the history of Navy who could 
smile when papped, "Harry" came to USNA after spending a year 
in the enlisted ranks of the U. S. Navy. Being a native Kansan, he 
naturally had to take a lot of kidding about the "Wild West," but 
his friendly character made it easy for him to endure. His active 
membership on the Reception Committee helped many visiting sports 
teams find their way around the Yard. Although studying took a 
lot of his free time he still managed to get in his favorite sport of 
sailing. Harry's easy-going manner won him many lasting friends here 
at Navy, and never let it be said that he let studies Interfere with 
the Important things In life. 




Davenport, Iowa 

Dennis was born on the tenth of May in 1938 in St. Louis, 
Missouri, but he now calls Davenport, Iowa, his home. Before conning 
to dear old USNA, he attended high school in Davenport. At the 
Acadenny he professed to have no hobbies but women and always 
kept the mall stacks full with letters to the outside. A four year 
stint on the Reception Committee kept him in touch with our con- 
temporaries on the other side of the wall, hie plans to go Navy 
Line after graduation. 


Austin, Texas 

A southern gentleman, and very proud to hail from Texas, 
Mike entered the Naval Academy after graduation from McCallum 
High School in Austin. The academics were never much trouble for 
Mike, therefore, he had much free time for extracurricular activities. 
An outstanding golfer, he earned his letter on the varsity team for 
three years and had the satisfaction of defeating Army. Other 
interests included the Foreign Relations Club, Math Club, Boat 
Club, and for four years Mike was on the Trident Magazine staff 
and served as co-editor of the professional department of that pub- 
lication. Pretty girls were an important outside interest of Mike's; 
he always had a pretty young lady for all occasions. In the way of 
after graduation plans, Mike seems to favor Marine Aviation. 


Groton, South Dakota 

Terry, who halls from Groton, South Dakota, spent one year 
at Northern State Teachers College In South Dakota, where he 
majored In football and campus life, and minored In engineering. 
During his four years as a midshipman, "hiub" has found plenty 
of time for sports and student activities In addition to high grades. 
Plebe soccer, battalion track and football still left time for his 
services as battalion chairman of the Brigade Reception Committee 
and the Log staff. Actually, he admits that weekends come first 
in his choice of activities, hlub assures us that Navy life is quite 
different from his many years hunting deer and pheasant In the 
hills of Dakota, but still prefers Navy Line. No doubt his ambition 
and drive will lead to high success in the years to come. 




Seneca, South Carolina 

Frank came to the Naval Academy via two years at Clemson 
College. Born and raised in South Carolina he was one of the 
staunchest backers the South ever had at the Academy. Frank dis- 
tinguished himself in academics, but always found time for extra- 
curricular activities and his hobby, hi-fidellty. He doesn't have his 
eye on any particular girl now, but he is known as a suave operator 
and will surely settle down before long. Everyone knows Frank has 
a great future before him and will be a credit to the Naval Academy 
wherever he goes. 


Wilmington, Delaware 

Tom came to the Naval Academy following a year of schooling 
at Severn Prep School. Since his high school days he has wanted to 
go to the Naval Academy. Tom halls from Wilmington, Delaware, 
one of our small neighboring states here by the shores of the Severn, 
hie has been very active in sports, enjoying success In both varsity 
basketball and lacrosse in his three upperclass years. Tom has always 
joined In the lively activities during these four years, and his friendship 
has extended throughout the brigade. Upon graduating, Tom plans 
to further his service career In the sky at Pensacola under Naval Air 


Yonkers, New York 

"Ingie," the smiling Marine, has always been more than 
somewhat enthusiastic about "the Corps." After prepping at Prince- 
ton, Parris Island, and NAPS Carl spent his time rallying up a pretty 
fair academic average In his years at the Academy, as well as 
obtaining a reputation as quite a swimmer. He was never seen without 
a big grin, and he missed exactly zero hops In his whole dragging 
career. With his solid Ideas, wide smile and his legion of friends, 
"Ingle" will go on to the top In the Marine Corps. 




Seattle, Washington 

Jerry, an Army brat, came to Canoe U. from Seattle, Wash- 
ington, via Sullivan's Prep School, hie Is a quiet fellov/ who never 
could be found without food in one hand or the other. At times we 
thought the Academic Department was going to sink him, but he 
managed to pull through with flying colors, hlis ramrod bearing and 
impeccable dress were noticed throughout the Brigade. Jerry worked 
hard to hold up the traditions of the Naval Academy. He will always 
be remembered by his classmates as a fine friend and will not go 
unnoticed by his future associates. 


Pocatello, Idaho 

Born In the sunny clime of Modesto, California, "Ang" had 
lived In most of the states west of the Mississippi before coming to 
Navy from Pocatello, Idaho, via the University of Michigan. With 
his carefree manner, undaunted by plebe year, Angelo was an active 
member of the wine, women, and song set; that Is, as long as It was 
Greek wine, Greek women, and Greek songs. Angelo was chiefly 
noted for his overflowing enthusiasm which was an asset on the 
athletic field, in the academic departments, and in winning the respect 
and friendship of all those who knew him. 


Jersey City, New Jersey 

Twenty-three years have passed, since John Kazenski sneaked 
Into Jersey City, New Jersey, just a day too early to become a 
Christmas present. Ski joined the Navy In 1954 and reported to the 
United States Naval Training Center at Bainbridge, Maryland. Upon 
completion of basic training he attended the United States Naval 
School of Music In Washington, D. C. hlis chance to advance from 
rate to rank came in August 1955 when he entered the Naval Academy 
Preparatory School. He has made a musician's name for himself 
at the Academy participating in the Drum and Bugle Corps, Midship- 
man Concert Band and the NA-IO. Ski's preference — Navy Line. 



Salisbury, North 



Gene came to Navy after spending a year at North Carolina 
State and found things quite different here at USNA. Always ready 
with a smile, Gene was as likeable as they come, as long as he was 
not losing a few pounds for his antics on a wrestling mat. hie could 
always be found with one hand in a cribbage game and the other 
one on his pipe. Not one to give up easily or without a good battle, 
Gene will be a welcome addition to Navy Air. 


Washington, Kansas 

Chuck came to us from the plains of Kansas and brought along 
some of that easygoing Mid-Western philosophy. After graduating 
from high school, he attended Columbian Prep before entering the 
Academy. Chuck loaned his voice to the Antiphonal Choir for four 
years and his brawn to the 150-pound football squad for three years. 
As a boxer he also traded punches with the. best in the Brigade for 
three years. Chuck studied no more than necessary, which left him 
plenty of time to break the hearts of many young girls in the area. 
Chuck also had little trouble becoming one of the more popular men 
in the Brigade, and the silent service will certainly be the one to 


Aspers, Pennsylvania 

Ronnie came to Annapolis from the Pennsylvania Dutch settle- 
ments north of Gettysburg, in Adams County. Ronnie was an out- 
standing member of his high school class, the class president and 
football captain. His athletic abilities brought him to the attention 
of a Navy scout, and he was recruited for Crabtown-on-the-bay. 
From the beginning Ronnie had to hit the books a little harder than 
many of his classmates, and the determination he displayed will serve 
him well In the fleet. The Academy gave Ronnie his first contact 
with military life, and he should prove to be an asset to whatever 
phase of that life he chooses. HHis natural ability in sports and his 
friendliness have earned him a great number of friends who will not 
forget him and their four years on the banks of the Severn. 




Hanover, Pennsylvania 

Elmer came to the Academy after a year in the Navy, during 
which time he studied at the Naval Academy Preparatory School, 
hie calls hianover his home town. There he won four letters in football 
and during his senior year he was elected captain of the Eichelberger 
High School football team. Elmo was always one of those people 
who never ran out of friends, because he was always making new 
ones. A career in Navy Air upon graduation and a bachelor's pent- 
house apartment upon retirement are this young man's goals. Cer- 
tainly a credit to his class, he will be always remembered by his 


Syracuse, New York 

Easy going with a quiet personality. Skip made his way to 
the Academy via Admiral Farragut Academy. hHe claims Syracuse 
as his hometown, and for good reason; those trips back there always 
meant something big brewing. While on these wonderful leaves. Skip 
could be found skiing or participating in a boat race. Skip, who is 
an ardent Air Force jet jockey, believes that the best machine in the 
world is a high flying jet. 


Camden, New Jersey 

Joe arrived upon the sacred shores of the Academy after 
a year in the fleet, hlis cheerful attitude could certainly be attributed 
to the fact that he rarely missed a weekend of dragging "his one 
and only." As far as studies were concerned, Joe found very little 
difficulty in making the arrows point up. In the field of athletics 
he could always be counted on to give an excellent performance. 
Upon graduation, Joe is looking forward to a career in the Navy, 
following in the footsteps of his father. 




Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

Henny, as he is known to everyone, is now beginning his career 
as a Naval Aviator, hlowever, the Navy way of life Is nothing new 
to him. After graduation from Roxborough High of Philadelphia, he 
enlisted In the regular Navy, and following a short tenure at NAPS, 
he entered Into these hallowed halls. Both varsity wrestling and 150- 
pound football answered his call to athletics. His outstanding achieve- 
ment, perhaps, was his election to the presidency of the class of I960. 
Although the academics proved to be a struggle at times, his hard 
and diligent efforts afforded him to come through with flying colors. 


Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 

Bill came to the Academy via two years at George Washington 
University and a year with the Navy In which he attended the Naval 
Academy Prep School. Being a true Pennsylvanlan, he has made his 
mark on the Navy gridiron playing on the plebe team and on the 
varsity i 50-pound team, hiaving little trouble with academics, he 
has been able to give many of his classmates a helping hand In 
this department. Bill's outstanding sense of humor and practical jokes 
have made him many friends throughout the Brigade. Plans upon 
graduation Include marriage to his OAO and Marine Air. 



Honolulu, Hawaii 

Coming to our fair factory from the University of Alaska, Ken 
found little difficulty adjusting to Navy life and won many friends 
with his keen sense of humor and readiness to help his classmates. 
After surviving the rigors of plebe year the following years presented 
virtually no obstacles to Ken who always found time for a quick 
bridge game or a cat-nap between classes. Although Ken tried to 
keep the breweries in business while at the University of Alaska, 
after two years at the Academy he finally whipped himself back 
into condition revealing his hidden prowess on the 150-pound football 
team as center and defensive linebacker. Following in his father's foot- 
steps. Ken intends to go Navy Line. 




Northport, New York 

George came to USNA from Northport, New York. During 
the three years that passed between high school graduation and plebe 
sumnner, George attended Colorado A&M and then entered the 
Navy for one and a half years. Not many people are able to approach 
a 4.0 average in Dago, but George managed a 4.0 average in 
Russian his youngster year. The YP squadron was promoted as a 
division of the boat club, and George, a loyal "stink potter," imme- 
diately joined the squadron. During his few free minutes, he could be 
found either in the YP's engine room or in the pilot house. After 
graduation, George plans to go Navy Line. 


Mullens, West Virginia 

Tony, the "what me worry" type, never believed he was com- 
ing to the Academy until he had actually arrived. He had spent 
three months in NAPS in a "self-study" (pocket novel study) course 
as a "breather" after ET school at Great Lakes. Once he had physical 
proof of his status as a mid, he immediately began to develop 
techniques for beating the system, which was his favorite pastime. 
After getting into a few close scrapes due to his bad memory, (he 
invited more girls per weekend than he could diplomatically or safely 
handle), he picked the "apple of his eye" to wear his coveted class 
crest. Then he settled down to do battle with the Academic and 
Executive Departments. 


Kirkwood, New Jersey 

Bob, a southerner from New Jersey, came to the Naval 
Academy after a year at Penn. hHis ROTC days gave him all the 
qualifications of the "unsquared-away" plebe. The class of '57, how- 
ever, seemed most receptive to Bob's repertoire of carry-on questions 
on naval history. But in addition to his jump on first class Bull, Bob 
was also known as bowman on the lightweight crew team. According 
to Bob they almost found the source of the Severn River some of 
those nights. Mac's only problem with academics were those of his 
classmates. Should Bob's success in the Navy even approach the fine 
record he achieved as a Midshipman, he will have no problems ahead. 




Ke+tering, Ohio 

Ted is mild mannered, easy to get along with, and a true 
friend In every sense of the word. Academics was never a problem 
for Ted and he always had plenty of time for sports. He was also a 
great competitor besides being a natural athlete. He was a "standout" 
on the Sixth Battalion football and the Twenty-third Company football 
and basketball teams for four years. Being a native of Ohio, Ted 
always defended the "Buckeye State" and the Mid-West in any 
argument. He is easily satisfied and very seldom he has let something 
get him down. The future for Ted lies in Naval Aviation. He plans 
to become a "jet-jockey" after aviation training at Pensacola. 


Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania 

When Mac came to the sunny shores of the Severn four years 
ago, he brought with him an excellent background and his own version 
of the English language. Unfortunately this conflicted with the stand- 
ards set up by the steam department. Due to their effort, he became 
known as the Academy's first illiterate star man. When Mac wasn't 
wrestling with the dictionary he played an active part on the Varsity 
and Battalion wrestling squads. Having an interest in sailing. Mac 
spent his spring afternoons on the Severn with the company sailing 
team. His fame was made the day he joined the sea gulls on top of 
a dolphin only to be toppled from his perch Into the murky waters 
by a knockabout. 


Seal Beach, California 

Tommy came to Navy Tech from Huntington Beach Union 
High School in California. After six months in the Marine Reserves, 
"Tiger" was not only vicious at the tables as a plebe but was also 
in the coxswain seat of a lightweight crew shell during his four years 
here. Aside from reading an occasional book or studying. Tommy 
found time to serve as Company Log representative. He could 
always be found taking an active interest in the many Navy sports 
contests. Graduation will find Tommy fully prepared to make a good 
officer in the fleet. 




Monterey Park, California 

The best thing anyone can say about anybody is, "He is a 
great friend." With his ability to give and take a joke and considera- 
tion for others, Jim will go out of his way for anyone who needs 
his help. Although Jim is filled with plenty of that "grey matter" — 
he sneakily occupies the Supt's List — he is also an all-around athlete. 
"Jimbb," a native of California, is always ready to admit that his 
homeland is God's gift to the USA. Jim's favorite pastime is just 
barely making formation, hie has an in+ense dislike for wasting time 
standing in ranks before the late bell rings. It is an incredible fact 
that he has only been late twice. Jim plans the submarine service 
as his choice in the Navy. 

PCMAQUio Point 


Midlothian, Virginia 

This pleasant Mid came to USNA from the fleet and NAPS 
where he excelled in the intricacies of Navy life, hie was quick to 
establish himself as one who was always ready to give a classmate 
a helping hand and a friendly word of encouragement. "Mack" 
amazed the world with his uncanny ability to pull his classmates out 
of a glum mood — yes, a goodwill ambassador of the highest order. 
As a truly sincere guy with gals, a veritable multitude of them, 
"Mack" spent many moments writing noble epistles. With the realiza- 
tion of his dreams, you will see him screaming overhead In a Navy jet. 


Phoenix, Arizona 

hiaving spent most of his life In the Black hiills of South 
Dakota, Tom was forced to give up his sheepskin coat when his 
family moved to Phoenix, Arizona, at the beginning of his second 
class year. His biggest problem, certainly not academics, was finding 
room in his locker for another 8 by 1 of his OAO. Tom didn't 
spend all of his time thinking about his sweet miss, just most of it; 
he unofficially holds the Brigade title for the most letters from a 
single gal. His ability to make quick and intelligent decisions will 
assure him of a successful career. 




Lansford, Pennsylvania 

Mike, a fair-eyed, red-haired lad from Lansford, Pennsylvania, 
joined the Brigade after serving fifteen nnonths in the regular Navy. 
During his high school days, he lettered in football, basketball, and 
track, and previous to his fleet appointment, he continued his athletic 
pursuits at NAPS, hiere at USNA he has played four years of Navy 
football. Mike's achievements do not stop at athletics; he was 
elected treasurer of the class of I960 and was constantly pushing 
the Superintendent's List, hie is an avid "dry-fly" fisherman and 
in his spare time he loves to tinkle the ivories. Being a confirmed 
tin-can man, his motto could well be "Navy Line is mighty fine." 


Glencoe, Illinois 

Al came to Navy after two years at the University of Illinois 
where he relinquished a USAF commission to join the regular Navy 
and subsequently NAPS, hie adopted chess as his main varsity en- 
deavor, being able to conquer all comers without the usual strain 
and concentration that goes with most chess players. Al never 
found the studies to be really very difficult and always had time 
to devote to his favorite pastimes of shooting the breeze and letting 
off excess steam in a handball court, hie had an intense pride in 
his personal appearance and, one way or another, injected this same 
pride into others. Al always put his heart Into his work and gained 
the respect and admiration of all who met him. 


Huntington Park, California 

Jim came to us from California, after a year in the relaxed 
collegiate atmosphere of UCLA, to become a Marine officer. A good 
all-around athlete, Jim found it difficult to choose a particular sport 
at Navy, but each season found him active in some varsity activity. 
hHis studies and numerous scrimmages with the fair sex have kept 
him busy these past four years here. With Quantlco and possibly 
Pensacola ahead of him, the Corps will find Jim as fine an officer 
as we found him a friend. 




Aurora, Illinois 

Arriving at USNA after graduating from Marmion Military 
Academy, Aurora, Illinois, Ward quickly became well liked for his 
friendliness and gentlemanly attitude. This does not mean he was 
not athletically inclined. On the contrary, the Irishman was Navy's 
number one diver on the swimming team for three consecutive years, 
taking second place in the Eastern Intercollegiate diving competition 
his youngster year. Also, during the off season. Ward could be found 
very actively engaged in gymnastics and tennis. Ward's intelligence, 
attitude, and physical abilities will make him a welcome addition to 
the Naval Aviators of the Fleet. 


Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

Chuck came to the Academy from Baton Rouge High School 
in Louisiana, where he played varsity baseball, hie spent the next 
four years of his life playing baseball at USNA, so it seems that he 
was a rather devoted baseball player, hie also loved football, playing 
two years of battalion ball and in his second class year, playing 150- 
pound football. Chuck enjoyed his academics as much as the next 
guy, although his favorite subject was 'les femmes.' Chuck, being 
a very easy going fellow, made new friends in no time flat. With 
graduation past Chuck is looking forward to his first assignment in 
Navy Line. If everything works out as he hopes, he will continue his 
career in subs. No matter what Chuck ends up doing, we all know 
that he will make a success of himself. 



Decatur, Alabama 

Stepping out of the black shoe Navy with the gouge on 
service ways, Neal came to Mother Bancroft aspiring to be a jet- 
jockey. Forever bristling to the tune of "Marching through Georgia," 
this Alabama crew coxswain spirited many Navy lightweight shells 
to victory with his wit, humor, and southern drawl. Neal's talents in 
showmanship also brought him to the stage in several Musical Club 
Shows. Always to be remembered by his classmates and many dis- 
tressed members of the fourth class. Naval Aviation can well be 
proud to welcome him aboard. 




Camden, Arkansas 

Pete, a true southern gentleman, calls that fine southern state 
of Arkansas home. He hails from Camden where he was an outstand- 
ing halfback during his high school days at Fairview hiigh School. 
Prior to entering Annapolis, Pete attended Southern State College 
in Magnolia, Arkansas, where, as a freshman, he played varsity base- 
ball. Here at the Academy Pete has been a spark plug on his com- 
pany's football and softball teams. He has also been seen around 
campus dragging many nice young ladies. After graduation Pete 
would like to fly with Uncle Sam's finest. 


Brookllne, Massachusetts 

Jim, a true son of New England, came to us from Boston via 
a four year tour at Andover. None of that Navy Air or Marine green 
for this Boston salt. His love was under the sea and accordingly he 
chose the submarine forces for his career. While at the Academy he 
sang in the Antiphonal Choir and displayed his physical prowess on 
the battalion lacrosse teams. Into mischief at every turn, Jim could 
be counted on to successfully accomplish any prank. His studies 
presented no problem and have given him an excellent background 
for an enviable career. 


Darlen, Georgia 

Paul came to the Naval Academy from Darien, Georgia, 
after spending a year of preparation at Marion Military Institute 
in Marion, Alabama, following his graduation from Glynn Academy, 
Brunswick, Georgia, in 1955. Paul adapted himself quickly to the 
ways of the Academy and became one of the outstanding men In 
his class and his company, always maintaining an excellent military 
appearance and displaying leadership and officer-like qualities con- 
stantly. Always an outstanding golfer, Paul helped the battalion win 
two consecutive golf championships and was a member of an out- 
standing plebe golf team before becoming a regular member and 
winner on the varsity golf team for his final three years. Planning 
to be a Naval Aviator, Paul will undoubtedly prove to be an out- 
standing officer in every way. 




Dallas, Texas 

The ' Old Man ' of the company, Lew came to Severn Semi- 
nary by the way o-f Southern Methodist University and the Fleet. 
Lew was fortunate in that he had no trouble with academics, thus, 
he was able to devote much of his time to the rack with extracurric- 
ular activities running a close second. hHis love for sailing was also 
his chief Interest sportswise and he took in every phase of that activity 
from dinghies to ocean racing. A potential career officer, his quick 
wit and optimistic outlook on life Indicate a successful future. 


Salem, New Jersey 

Bud's home Is In Salem, a small town In south Jersey. Bud 
started his battle with the sea early in his last year of high school 
and one year of postgraduate work at Admiral Farragut Academy 
in Tom's River, New Jersey. While at the trade school on the 
Severn, Bud elected "bridge" as his major and chose such elementary 
subjects as math and skinny as minors, hie was usually seen taking 
advantage of the privileges granted to those on the Superintendent's 
List when the weekends rolled around, hlls afternoons were spent 
playing golf or squash. Bud Is sure to be a success In whatever he 
does and we know he will be welcomed wherever the future finds him. 


Kansas City, Kansas 

Jim came to Canoe U. from high school in Kansas City where 
he has lived all his life. As a Plebe Jim won a letter in crew and 
has since participated in intramural golf, basketball, and squash. 
Quite a congenial fellow, he was well liked by all who knew him. 
Jim hopes to go Into the submarine service after spending a year 
in the "tin can" Navy, hie will be a capable and enthusiastic addition 
to the fleet. 




Mlllville, New Jersey 

George came to Canoe U. after a year at St. Francis Prep 
and a year at Colorado University. A native of New Jersey, George 
kept the tradition of New Jersey football players by playing four 
years on the plebe and 150-pound football teanns. George ran a 
close race with the academic department, but always kept a step 
ahead. Good humored, easy to know, and always a hard worker, 
George never let women interfere with studies or football. Navy 
Line will acquire a good man with a ready smile in June of I960. 

Tyler, Texas 


Bob is the lean man from Texas, who brought to USNA the 
fine personality that makes knowing him a worthwhile experience. 
"Elvis," as he is better known, has shown to all his versatility in sports 
and in music. Any typical sports season would find him a mainstay 
in company soccer, Softball, or volleyball. On a Sunday morning 
in chapel his voice could well be distinguished in the Antiphonal 
Choir. At almost any dance that featured the NA-IO, the golden tone 
of Bob's alto-sax would carry a melody and inspiration to the whirling 
dancers. Navy Line is Bob's line, and in that, the Navy will receive 
one of the best to step from the ranks of the Army Reserves, of 
which he was a member for two years in an artillery division. 




David Anthony Quinlan, Dave, or more often referred to by 
one of those lovable adjectives associated with advocates of the 
Marine Corps, hails from Norwich, Connecticut. It was here Dave 
completed his very successful high school career. Entering the Acad- 
emy directly from high school, this young Marine aspirant soon 
acquired the acclaim of his classmates by his versatility and affable 
personality. For the last four years Dave has been a stalwart on the 
Sixth Battalion football team and contributed much to Its success. 
Besides sports, he has a real love for reading about his favorite 
subject, the history of World War II. Now as Dave steps out into 
the fleet, there can be no doubt that here is a man who will surely 
prove himself worthy of the service and his alma mater. 




Washington, D. C. 

Ed came to the "old grey walls" after a year of college and 
a brief stint in the Navy. An interest in photography led to work 
on the staffs of the Log and Lucky Bag. After spending youngster year 
"alpha" studying Goren, Ed was selected to do postgraduate work 
by the Academic Board — prior to graduation. He would still like 
to meet the famous "man on the street" to whom youngster math 
was so evident. Ed's Interests Included battalion football where he 
played tackling dummy, hlls outside interests were dominated by a 
pretty young airline stewardess. 


Columbia, South Carolina 

Ron came to Navy from high school with enthusiasm and 
interest. He soon picked up two nicknames, Road runner (pronounced 
Roood Runn-nerr) and Unlvac I. hie was called Road Runner because 
of Interest In track, and Univac I because of his academic achieve- 
ments. Ron consistently stood high in his class. This success was due 
to his flexible mind, careful organization and prudent use of time. 
His positive attitude did not go unnoticed, for Ron got his share 
of stripes and corresponding position In the striper organization. 
Unlvac I will always be remembered for his willingness to help class- 
mates who were lost in the academic storm. 


Brooklyn, New York 

hiailing from Brooklyn, New York, Jack started his higher edu- 
cation at Brooklyn College. After much deliberation and many 
tears he finally made the big switch to USNA. hlis congenial smile 
and witty comments were always present in company sports and 
Reception Committee activities. During liberty hours and free time 
Jack could always be found in one of Brooklyn's gayer spots or 
plotting a scheme that would get him there. Jack's future plans are 
undecided but flying looks mighty good to him. 




Baldwin, New York 

Bob, a formidable sized fellow from Baldwin, New York, 
sports the biggest friendliest grin you've ever seen. Bob's got an easy 
humor that he carries into everything that he does. Varsity football, 
fieldball, and basketball all have a bright side for Bob. He can afford 
to see the bright side because he is blessed with terrific coordina- 
tion, athletic ability, and a sharp mind. He picks up good grades 
or a football like they were made for him. His coordination shows 
up well when he dances, which is inevitably with a certain lovely 
New York model. Bob is sure to get along well everywhere that he 



Coronado, California 

Bernie, who came to the Academy from Boyden Prep in San 
Diego, has let his Navy life take hold. Being a Navy junior, he 
religiously prefers Navy Line, and offers a very good argument 
to any who differ. He was active in the French Club and Newman 
Club; also a good sailor with the Boat Club. His is a good record 
in intramurals. For four years he brought in many points for battalion 
handball and company softball. He played three years of good touch 
football for the company, and plebe year he had a fist in the ring 
with the brigade boxers. Navy Line is getting a fine officer in Bernie 




New York 

"What sport shall I play this season — soccer, lacrosse, or 
bowling? Say, anyone want some cookies?" When varsity bowling 
comes to the Academy it can be said that Bob did more than his 
share to get it started. He also devoted considerable time to the 
Brigade Activities Committee and the Public Relations Committee 
as an announcer. A happy go lucky atmosphere and a strong deter- 
mination not to sweat the program came with him from his home 
in Glendale, New York. For the future. Bob plans a career with the 



Mt. Vernon, 



A year at the University of South Carolina and two years 
in the Navy prepared George for his life at Navy Tech. Always 
pursued by the academic departments, he still had time for four 
years of intramural football. His spare time was filled with attentions 
from his OAO, when he wasn't in the rack, hlis Interests lean 
toward the Marine Corps, however, circumstances seem to indicate 
a career In the Supply Corps, hlis Infectious laugh and easy going 
personality make George a welcome member at any party and will 
make him a success at any venture. 


Camden, New Jersey 

Jack came to Navy Tech from Camden, New Jersey, where 
he lettered three years in football and was named to the all-state 
team his Senior year. At Navy, he was the standout fullback on the 
Plebe team. Coaching the Sixth Battalion Gridders and company soft- 
ball and fleldball took most of Jack's afternoons during his upperclass 
years. During the long evenings of the Dark Ages, Jack liked most to 
listen to his hi-fi record collection. Since aggressiveness and drive are 
Jack's most prominent characteristics, it is no surprise that he will 
enter the Marine Corps upon graduation. 


Monroe, Louisiana 

"K. D. ' Is truly a rebel at heart. A Navy Junior, his four 
years here at the Academy have been the longest he has ever spent 
in any one place. Not having spent enough time In one high school 
to engage in sports, K. D. didn't have the experience to participate 
in varsity sports at the Academy. Seldom, however, did he miss a 
home engagement In any sport. Always ready with a smile and cheer- 
ful thought, K. D. was a pleasant addition to any bull session. Dedi- 
cated to a naval career, K. D. will be a real asset to any part of 
the Navy he serves with. 




Manchester, New Hampshire 

"Moose, " after a year at Brown, entered the Academy with 
his slide rule well greased and a brand of Eastern humor. Three Dear 
Johns failed to kill his humor and because the studies came easily to 
him, Don was able to drag at will. Don was noted for his skill on 
the basketball court and his passion for the Red Sox. But his more 
distinguished traits were the readiness at reaching the elusive logical 
conclusion and the ability to defend or alter his decision accordingly, 
hlls classmates' respect will follow Don throughout his career. 


Rochester, Minnesota 

Chuck came to Annapolis directly from high school in 
Rochester, Minnesota, where he was active on the swimming team 
as well as many other sports and extracurricular activities. Being a 
person with a good understanding of what is expected of him, Chuck 
had no difficulty adapting himself to Academy life. Swimming and 
Intra-Brlgade sports, along with a variety of clubs, occupied much 
of his leisure time. hHIs humor and spirit did much to help him gain 
the respect and confidence of all of his classmates. Chuck's two 
greatest ambitions after graduation are to be a good Naval Aviator, 
as well as a good Naval officer. 


Long Island City, New York 

Second class year found Bob with the nickname "A MARCONI 
TWIN" gained from his work in the Brigade Radio Station, WRNV. 
He also was a member of the Public Relations Committee. The 
quantity of Bob s noise, if not always the quality, was a great asset 
to the Naval Academy Catholic Choir, but he can best be re- 
membered as "Mr. Imagination." Here's wishing "Schulzer" the suc- 
cessful career in subs which is well within his grasp. 




Chattanooga, Tennessee 

Sid, one of the many fine products of the '56 high school 
class, entered the Academy after finishing three years at Baylor 
Military Academy in his home town, Chattanooga, Tennessee. The 
athletic record he set there carried him well on to a start here where 
he fought for Navy on the plebe soccer and track teams. The follow- 
ing year he moved up to a varsity spot on the 150 pound football 
team. Although a good student he took academics in stride; a pretty 
girl was always able to tear him away cn weekends. The number of 
good friends Sid had really showed what type of guy he was — someone 
who'll always be remembered by his classmates. Submarines are his 
first choice but regardless of what he finally chooses he'll reflect 
credit on the Academy and the Navy with his work. 


White Plains, New York 

Known by his classmates and friends for his unusually keen 
sense of humor. Stew came to Navy from White Plains, New York. 
Adapting himself quickly to his new surroundings, "Big" Stew 
participated in track by heaving the 35 pound weight for three years, 
and also did a little running on occasion. Stew also took part in many 
Brigade and class activities which helped bolster up the Brigade 
spirit. During his spare time. Stew liked to participate in various types 
of sports, and could always be found on the athletic field. A tremen- 
dous Individual with a personality to match, Stew will be a great loss 
to the Academy but an equal gain to the service that he joins upon 


St. Louis, Missouri 

Joe, who calls St. Louis his home, came to Navy straight from 
St. Louis University hHigh School. Joe was well liked by almost everyone 
during his four years stay at Navy except for the everpresent "Skinny" 
department. Joe was very active in extracurrlculars and his hobbies 
ranged from hi-fi to very frequent workouts on the "blue trampoline." 
Sports always provided a source of relaxation for Joe; he was very 
active in soccer, company heavyweight football, and others. After 
graduation Joe plans to travel down to Quantlco for a brief stay 
before pursuing his goal. Marine Air. 




Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

From out of the wilderness at Penn State come the thundering 
hoofbeats of our hero, Wild Dick Shawkey. But a voice is heard, 
"Don't sell the ranch." So the Kid donned the boots of his father 
and stepped into one of the world's nnost honored professions, our 
country's Navy. While at USNAY Dick was active In extracurricular 
activities. Among them were model building, fencing, clowning, and 
cartooning. Dick never had any girl trouble; in fact, he never had 
any girlfriends. This was Illustrated by his conversational ability, 
such as: "Did I ever tell you about my Plebe year?" Combining the 
qualities of natural leadership with the enioyment of being connected 
with the Navy, Dick will be a shining example of the career officer. 


Suffolk, Virginia 

Right from the start of plebe summer, Frank's friendly per- 
sonality and amiable southern accent made him many new friend- 
ships. His natural talent for making acquaintances made it impossible 
to walk through any part of Bancroft FHall with him without hearing 
his pleasant "Hi there," as a classmate passed. Golf occupied most 
of Frank's spare time. hHe was a valuable man on the Brigade cham- 
pion battalion golf team before moving up to the varsity. A try 
at boxing during his youngster year netted him the 1957 135-pound 
Brigade boxing championship. Frank counts himself among those who 
see the advantages in a career in Navy Line. 


New Orleans, Louisiana 

Roaring In from the French Quarter of New Orleans with 
a glint In his eye and a taste for beer, the Tiger managed to last 
out his four years at USNA. Smltty spent a year at Tulane before 
arriving here. A plank holder of the Tecumseh Club, the Tiger pre- 
ferred dragging to the academics. Known throughout the company 
for his physique, hi. J. was also famous for his wit. hHe began every 
day with a new joke he managed to get from somewhere. If all 
goes well, Navy Air will have a real character in H. J. Smith Jr. 




Chevy Chase, Maryland 

"Smitty," as he was always known, had wanted io come to 
Crabtown since his high school days. Through the reserve and after 
a year at Columbian Prep, June 1956 found him entering the gates. 
Although never excelling in academics, they seemed easy compared 
to the skinny department. When the books weren't calling, there were 
company sports which saw him three seasons of the year. First class 
year saw him spending all his liberty time away from the halls with 
a definite goal in mind. Letter writing also helped make the time 
fly by for him and it wasn't long before he was among the other 
members of his class who were joining the surface arm of the Navy. 
We wish him good luck and smooth sailing. 


24fh Company 

Passing up scholarships to more care-free institutions, Paul 
arrived at Navy with the Class of I960. Although right out of high 
school in Prairie Village, Kansas. Sparky never had much trouble with 
the academics. In fact, he never seemed to study, yet always wore 
stars. A four year man on the Gym team, Paul specialized in tumbling. 
With graduation Paul will be going into the fleet and then probably 
to postgraduate school. Sparky was a solid member of the 24th 
and a good friend. 


Pittsburg, Texas 

"Bull," born in Pittsburg (spelled without an h), Texas, entered 
the Academy fresh out of high school where he excelled in academics, 
sports, and Texas propaganda. Eager to tear into the books and 
set new records, he finally succumbed to the rack. When not in the 
rack he could be found on the tennis court. Aviation Summer snowed 
him and ever since that time he has been interested in flying. What- 
ever Bill does, he will be a success and a credit to both the Navy 
and the Naval Academy. 




Bowling Green, Ohio 

Bob arrived at USNA from Columbian Prep and proceeded 
to ease through plebe year. Spending most of his time sailing, Bob 
has managed to gain a fine understanding of seamanship. Nearly 
always quiet. Bob drove his occasional debates home forcefully and 
logically. Destined to go into the Supply Corps, Bob will insure that 
we all eat well in the future. His quiet and continued support will be 
a bulwark any commanding officer will be happy to have. 


Brooklyn, New York 

Although "Gramps" Terry didn't graduate from high school, 
he has proved that home town boys can make good by making his 
way Into USNAY. After spending a tour of duty in the Navy which 
included a round-the-world cruise on the USS Midway, our boy won 
a four year scholarship to Navy Tech by guessing correctly every 
figure on the eye chart. While at Navy John won distinction by 
being twice appointed to the Tecumseh Club by having final averages 
of 2.50 in Dago. The last we heard he was a permanent member in 
good standing. With a keen interest and a high average in all 
professional subiects, he is certain to be the capable officer who 
will be ready to assume the highest responsibilities. 


Fairfax, Virginia 

"T. J." came to Navy instead of taking advantage of a full 
scholarship that he had won. From the beginning Tom was the man 
to see when you were 'snowed." Tom's stars gave him a Phd in our 
eyes. Not content to be known as a book worm, he became an active 
member of Radio Station WRNV and the Public Relations Committee. 
First class year Tom spent hours each day carrying out his duties 
as Station Manager of WRNV. hlls never failing interest gave us 
an ever improved radio station. Tom wants Navy Line after gradua- 




Cudahy, Wisconsin 

Chris comes from Cudahy — within drinking range of Sudsvllle, 
Wisconsin. Upon ai rival, he was a rather large example of Wisconsin 
health, however company soccer and water polo trimmed him down 
to normality in due time, hie probably never will have an ulcer, 
because of various emotional outlets such as his regular Log cartoon 
feature, "Gnomes I hHave Gnown." After graduation Chris wants 
to fly, so it looks like Pensacola for this young lad. 


Geneva, Florida 

Many places can claim Frank as their hometown boy. This 
Rebel social boy {oined the Country Club on the Severn after a year 
as a "Pike" at the University of Florida. Frank has been Navy all 
his life as experiences with sailing on the Bay testify. The Doc" was 
always good to diagnose ailments and prescribe the proper remedy. 
Always busy, you might have found him as the bulwark of various 
teams, working on a hi-fi set, or {ust listening to some of his iazz 
collection and being "cool." hHls ability at conversation on any topic 
has won him many friends and should make him many more. 

I 1 !l PISA 


Shenandoah, Pennsylvania 

Jerry came down across the Mason-Dixon line after two years 
at Villanova University, hie decided he liked the Navy blue better 
than the Ivy tweeds, hie loved athletics and could always be found 
playing basketball or handball. Studies were never a real problem 
to Jerry and a good thing, too, because he was always busy, especially 
on weekends. Although he was a stagllner he always seemed happier 
when accompanied to a hop by one of the fairer sex. Friendly by 
nature, he still maintained a certain amount of reserve and decorum 
that led those who met him to respect and admire him for his true 




Jacksonville, Florida 

Don Is a born rebel who has lived in nnany places, nearly all 
in the South and, having a taste of the Navy from his family life, 
came to USNA. hie was one of those intramural studs, making it 
a habit to play on winning teams, hie never did let the books give 
him too much trouble, or girls either, although he did spend a great 
deal more time with the latter. Navy Air will make a fine outlet for 
his easy going ambition, which adds to his likeable personality. 


Jacksonville, Florida 

George came to us after attending the University of Florida 
for one year. It wasn't long after his arrival here that he proved him- 
self an exception to the theory that Southerners are slow moving 
for George iolned the track team plebe summer and had an out- 
standing four years with the team, hie proved his worth many times 
in meets with Army, hie also showed himself to be a man of extremes 
for when he wasn't running or in class he was in the rack. Although 
he claimed he was saving his energy for running it is probably more 
likely that he was just a typical sleepy midsnipman. 




Fort Vv'ayne, Indiana 

A native of Indiana, twenty-one year old Pete was born and 
reared in Fort Wayne. Pete entered the Naval Academy after 
graduating from high school in 1956. During his high school years, 
Pete made himself useful on the side as a stockboy in a candy store 
and, of all things, a cook in a hotel kitchen. He has also made himself 
quite useful here as a Varsity WrestJing manager; putting to use the 
experience gained from a season of Plebe Wrestling. As for branch 
of service, there is only one service for our Pete. An avid submarine 
fan, Pete plans to become a member of the Silent Service. 




Annapolis, Maryland 

From McDonogh School where he graduated as the Best-AII- 
Around Man In his class, Arky came to the Academy and continued 
to excel. Besides being consistently on the Superintendent's List, this 
modest cohort of Max Bishop reigned three years over the domain 
of center field for the varsity baseball team and will be remembered 
as one of the best fielders in college baseball. Varsity cross-country 
was his other sport, and in his spare time Ark sang in the Antiphonal 
Choir, played either piano or drums for the NA- 1 0, and drums in 
the Concert Band. Ark's determination and ability insure him success 
in the Navy, and the class of '60 salutes one of its outstanding 


Wyatt, Missouri 

Twenty-two year old Dennis, who hails from Wyatt, Missouri, 
was one of the main entertainers of the twenty-fourth company, hie 
could be found almost every Saturday evening holding a jam-session 
with his guitar. hHe graduated from high school in a class of twelve 
in 1956, and came directly to the Academy, hie was active in the 
Newman Club and helped work at many of the club's tea fights. An 
ex-stockboy in a grocery store, Dennis plans to go into Naval 
Aviation. hHe has been a valuable asset to the Brigade and will 
surely continue his good work as an aviator. 


Beloit, Wisconsin 

From the way that von Fischer The Third talks of climbing 
mountains when he's not here at Navy, one would think that he is 
far from being suited to his choice of submarines. On the other 
hand, after residing in Mother "B" for four years, he should be 
able to take the close quarters. Ed has been active both inside 
and in the great outdoors. His interests vary from working on the 
Log staff to rowing and sailing. There are times, however, when the 
weekend yawl races put a crimp into his continuous battle for and 
against the opposite sex. Choosing the Navy as his career, Ed will 
give the Service a very versatile and well rounded officer. 




Columbia, South Carolina 

When Henry canne to the Naval Academy he brought with 
him the easy going, likeable personality of a true southern gen+lennan. 
His home has always been South Carolina, where he spent a year 
between high school and the Academy at USC playing freshman 
football. A knee injury prevented Henry from trying for the Navy 
varsity, but he has been a leader in company football and squash 
as well as a member of his plebe rifle team. Not one to resist feminine 
charm, Henry made it a point to be present at his share of Naval 
Academy social events. A quiet man desiring fast action, Henry 
joined the men who chose their career in Navy Air. 


Ridgewood, New Jersey 

John came to the Naval Academy from Ridgewood, New 
Jersey, after spending one year at Holy Cross. He is known as "Bear," 
"J. C," and "Big City" throughout the Brigade. After playing plebe 
lacrosse, "Bear" moved up to the varsity lacrosse club and spent 
three years clubbing his opponents to defeat. Sports car driving is 
his most cherished hobby and he was the president of the Automotive 
Engineering Club first class year. Among his many interests skin 
diving and listening to jazz with Coleman Hawkins at the top of his 
list, rank number two and three next to the sound of growling engines. 
After graduation, "J. C." plans to enter the Air Force and fly the 
fastest planes in the world and also to reach his goal of becoming 
a test pilot In the new space age. 

RIO t>t JflNCiRO 


Waverly, Iowa 

If you were looking for an intelligent argument on any subject, 
you did not miss talking to John! His specialty was current affairs; in 
fact, he was usually ahead of the news. This Midwesterner was so 
excited about the Academy that he entered within a month after 
graduating from Waverly High School. During his four years John 
had a hand in a variety of activities: Drum and Bugle Corps, Foreign 
Relations Club, Musical Clubs, and "a bit of extracurricular early 
morning running during fourth class year." John also enjoyed tennis, 
golf, track, and dragging; and despite the rumors, he did study on 
occasion. John, like any good Academy grad, plans on being a top- 
notch Navy Line officer, preferably the nuclear type! 




Norfolk, Virginia 

"Big Mike," born here in our dear, unforgettable Crabtown, 
arrived on the banks of the Severn fresh from another town dear to 
the hearts of many of us — Norfolk, Virginia — where he excelled for 
four years In academics as well as on the basketball court. Mike's 
fondness for the opposite sex was only surpassed by his love for 
tennis. You could always be sure of finding him out on the tennis 
courts. Mike will always be remembered for his affable outlook on 
life. hHe was a true friend who would always go out of his way to 
help a friend in need. Mike is firmly convinced Navy Air is mighty 
fair. To a guy with Mike's qualifications and outlook on life, no 
pinnacle is too high to be climbed. 


Altadena, California 

Jim Wilson, son of Captain R. L. Wilson, attended Columbia 
Prep before he entered the academy June 25, 1956. During his 
stay at the academy Jim made a name for himself by his fighting 
spirit. This was apparent as he lettered in varsity 150-pound football. 
Jim's prowess was apparent on other fields as he was known to 
"drag" some of the best looking girls ever to spend a weekend at 
USNA. After graduation Jim expects to go Navy Line and perhaps 
to destroyers. 

Pemaquio Point 


St. Petersburg, Florida 

No one chose a more difficult means of acquiring an educa- 
tion than Bill when he came to the Naval Academy via the Fleet. 
While Bill studies hard during the week, he never lets academics 
Interfere with any of his extracurricular activities. Many afternoons 
of hard work with wrestling and track have given him a fine reputation 
as an athlete to complement his reputation as a talkative sailor from 
St. Petersburg. This handsome sandblower's most admirable trait 
is his most obvious — he is always ready with a helping hand. 




South Bend, Indiana 

Born in Phoenix, Arizona, in 1936, Tom has lived In the four 
corners of the United States in typical Navy junior fashion. After 
completing high school in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, he studied en- 
gineering at the Rice Institute in hlouston, Texas, for two years be- 
fore joining the Brigade. An active boat club member, Tom's sailing 
activities y^ere highlighted by his participation in the 1958 Newport 
to Bermuda Race. The winter season has kept Tom occupied holding 
down his spot on the varsity rifle team's traveling squad, hie also 
played squash for the company and worked on the Trident staff 
as professional editor. Tom will be a welcome addition to the E.D.O. 
officers of the fleet. 


San Diego, California 

Starting as a Navy Junior In Washington, D. C, on 26 May 
1938, with a last civilian stop in his adopted home town of San Diego. 
California, Woody was lifelong Navy bound. Everyone having his 
own niche at Navy, John found his in yawl sailing. Using his back- 
ground of plebe fencing he was always ready to lead the boat's 
boarding party; and should prisoners be taken, to torture them with 
concert band violin. With that mighty fine Navy Line ahead, John 
should, in only four decades, rise to retirement. 



Morally, Mentally, Physically 

Section Edited bv THOmI M. ANDERSON 


hrough study and practical instruction to provide the mid- 
shipmen with a basic education and knowledge of the naval 
profession; to develop them morally, mentally, and phys- 
ically — ." We all recognize this as the opening paragraph of the Mis- 
sion of the Naval Academy. Perhaps, as plebes, we thought of it 
merely as ammunition for use as a question asked by some upperclass- 
man. Then we began to see, as our training and learning progressed 
further, that our duties consisted of the carrying out of this mission 
to its fullest extent — to hasten our mental and physical growth while 
proceeding to develop our characters brought here from homes where 
our parents and teachers had carefully nurtured them4f ^g;^ 

At each and every chapel service, during our classroom drills, 
studying in our rooms in Bancroft Hall, and in those often strenuous 
physical training drills, the way towards being a gentleman, a man, 
and a true Naval Officer was pointed out. We were first provided 
with a strong base upon which to build as we studied chemistry, 
physics, electricity, higher mathematics, history, government, foreign 
languages, engineering drawing, and other subjects designed, not to 
turn out engineers or physicists or historians, but to lead into and 
supplement our professional subjects such as navigation, ordnance, 
ship design, naval history, and military law. Our education was 
planned, not to give us a wealth of knowledge concerning one subject, 
but to give us a storeroom of building blocks with which we are now 
sent out as junior officers. It is now left up to us to use these building 
blocks in order to provide the officer corps with capable young junior 
officers, worthy of advancement and able to receive the responsibility 
of the defense of the nation upon our shoulders. 

"Ex Scientia Tridens" — "From Knowledge, Seapower" 




Rear Admiral C. L. Melson -. SuperintemlenI 

Captain W. F. Bringle Commandant 

Captain J. S. Schmidt Science and Entiineerinsi 

Captain J. W. Thomson IVaval Science 

Captain J. E. Dougherty Social Sciences and Humanities 
Captain W. D. Brinrkloe Secretary 


"Give me the will to do the work of a man and 
to accept my share of responsibilities with a strong 
heart and a cheerful mind. Make me considerate of 
those intrusted to my leadership and faithful to the 
duties my country has intrusted to me." 

From left to right: Chaplains D. J. McKevlin, H. C. Duncan, Head 
Chaplain F. D. Bennett. H. J. Rotrige, J. E. Seiin. 



To serve our country faithfully, we must serve 
our God faithfully. A great many of us can look back 
on those Sunday mornings following weeks which made 
us wish we had never left home. Reciting the Prayer 
of a Midshipman, listening to the Chaplain's comfort- 
ing words, and hearing our magnificent choirs gave us 
back our desire and strength, and we faced that next 
week with increased determination. 

This peace of mind was not only to be had on 
Sundays, for the Chaplains were always ready to greet 
us as Christian friends, helping us to meet our prob- 
lems and face our sorrows and disappointments. 




It behooves us as naval officers to have this 
basic knowledge in many fields. We are enabled 
to study further and are given the instruments to 
make ourselves better men and more capable 




From composition and literature we 
progressed to European History, foreign pol- 
icy, government, economics. na\al history, and 
finally advanced composition and literature. 
Not only did we struggle with a foreign lan- 
guage such as Russian. Spanish. Italian. 
French, or German: we also fought to master 
the English language in speech class and at 
after-dinner speaking engagements. By these 
studies and recitations the foundations for our 
future careers were further strenulhened. 




In our last two years, as second class- 
men and first classmen, we were finally con- 
fronted with the challenge of our future pro- 
fessions — that wealth of professional know- 
how, material, and fact that remained to be 
learned. Although we could only start to learn, 
we soon became fascinated and stjmetimes even 
frustrated with that art called navigation, its 
charts, tide tables, current tables, nautical al- 
manacs. delta-D sight forms, parallel rulers, 
star finders, etc. 



While we learned how to find our way 
ahout the seas by consulting those heavenly 
bodies, w'e also were discovering thai there 
was more to firing a salvo than pulling the 
trigger. Ordnance and Gunner\ presented its 
every nut and bolt to us and we soon had some 
knowledge of present na\al weapons and those 
of the future. Vt c all realize that we have only 
touched on the stockpile nf iiif(}rmation and 
knowledge available to us and we all niii--l 
strive to be leaders who ""know our stuff." 


Carrying out our duties and responsibilities to 
the best of our abilities required many long hours of 
hard work, study, and play. These long hours dictated 
the need for excellence of health and physical condi- 
tion. By means of annual physicals, periodic dental 
appointments, and individual visits to the doctors in 
Sick Quarters, we maintained a careful check on our 
state of well-being. 

Over in MacDonough Hall and the Field House, 
the Physical Education Department not only conducted 
tests to determine our physical and athletic abilities 
such as the agility test, the physical aptitude test, and 
the mile run, but taught us many of the survival tech- 
niques of keeping afloat while in the water or of 
protecting ourselves by use of hand-to-hand combat. 
Although those gruelling tests up in the natatorium, 
the wrestling loft, and the boxing rings were not much 
fun at the time, perhaps we'll see the real value of 
them in the near future. 

Each one of us can honestly say that we have 
been well instructed and counseled and we are able to 
take care of ourselves. 




The Yard 


Section Edited by >L\RK MELVYN GOLDEN 



During the course of our four-year stay here at the Academy, 
each one of us is struck at one time or another by the pres- 
ence of the yard. Something about it will make us pause and 
reflect its significance. It may be the tradition of its monuments, the 
beauty of its buildings, or even the glory of its nature. There is some- 
thing there for everyone which will etch itself deep in the memory. 

But the Yard is not a personal thing confined for midshipmen 
only. It is, in fact, the most public area we have here. Every visitor, 
every tourist, every midshipman is first greeted by the lawns, the' 
trees, the construction, the memorials which make up our yard. And 
this first impression is usually an impressive one, for all is arranged 
with a sort of beauty and magnificence. But there are many intangi- 
bles that the Yard has to offer, intangibles that go unnoticed by the 
casual visitor but which are most important to us. 

Of these intangibles are included the traditions, the heroics, the 
victorious spirit, the strong character which have represented our 
Navy and our nation since their births. A moment's reflection on the 
meaning of the memorials and symbols which surround us daily serves 
to remind us of those traits which have made our country great. In fact, 
these meanings have a universal application. They are a guide to a 
better world, a means for a just peace. They hold before the world 
the deeds of great men, men of that caliber which is beneficial to 
every nation. ^WiHSIK" 11111""^ 

The Yard may change her physical appearance, but her lessons 
remain the same. We will remember her well, for she is a great part 
of the everyday life of a midshipman. But more important, we must 
remember her meanings. These are a part of her, and are that part 
which we will carry with us and which will aid us as we all leave 
for different ports. 









Four Years 


For most of us, our tenure as midshipmen has lasted four years. 
In some respects they have been the longest four years of our 
lives, but in other respects we have hardly been able to 
keep track of the fleeting time. In these four years we have matured, 
gained some knowledge, learned some practical skills, and developed 
physically. They have probably been the most important four years 
of our lives. 

During this period at the Naval Academy, we have accomplished 
many things. We have been taught the fundamentals of infantry drill, 
exposed to the joys of sailing, and shown the meaning of honor and 
discipline. We have been tutored in many subjects from mathematics, 
thermodynamics, and electronics, to history, literature, and foreign 
languages. We have been instructed in professional matters from 
leadership and meteorology to ordnance and gunnery. We have 
cruised as enlisted men and as officers. We have lived with marines 
and we have lived with aviators. There is a tremendous diversity of 
experiences that we have undergone in our four years. g 

But along with this diverse instruction, along with this extensive 
training, we receive much more. Words such as honor, character, 
integrity, and leadership take on a new meaning. Their concepts al- 
most become living things. Their development is stressed daily and 
their importance is second to none. Our four years here have given 
us these and they will stay with us as long as we need them. They 
are our most effective weapons for conquering the trials of life. 

With the academic, physical, and character development which 
we are given at the Academy, we are well prepared to face any future 
task. Our four years have begun to ingrain in us those qualities which 
are manifested in great men. These qualities will enable us to take 
our places in the world, to make it a better world, to aid us in aiding 
all men. 


The first week i)roduccfl |)erha|js the frreat- 
est change of life and routine that anv of us will 
ever experience. After Iieiniz suorii iiild the Navy 
in Memorial Hall, ue returned to our rooms and 
the undertaking of j)lehe summer routine. The 
unending stenciling process, the preparal ion of a 
neat locker, the first formations and infanlrv 
drills, and the early morning hours came as a 
great surprise for most of us. Here occumd 
the dependence u|)on the letter from home, a 
feeling which would exist for the remainder of 
our time at the Naval Academy. 

Practical drill was the keynote of our summer 
training program. Everything we engaged in was 
pointed toward giving us a firm foundation for the 
military, professional, and academic training we 
would receive in our next four years. In our first 
contact with the Executive Department, we were 
taught the fundamental close order drill procedure, 
and we spent much time on Hospital Point trying to 
attain near perfection. The Ordnance Department 
contributed to our early training in day long drills 
at the rifle range. 




In seamanship, we started at the beginning 
and literally worked our way up. From the drills 
in whale boats, we progressed to the knockabouts 
and yawls, and finally to the motor driven 
launches. We had flag and semaphore drills and 
w-ere fortunate enough to receive a little down to 
earth philosophy from a wise old sailor by the 
name of "Shorty" at our jackstay drills. In be- 
tween all of this, we managed to learn how to 
weld, turn a pattern foi a stuffing box gland, and 
later cast one of these same masterpieces. 




Plebe year he(i,an, but the rest of the world 
continued on its way. As in all years, history was 
written throughout this year. The Andrea Doria 
collided with the Stockholm . . . Needles tvon the 
Kentucky Derby . . . President Eisenhower ivas 
re-elected for another term . . . Grace Kelly mar- 
ried Prince Rainier of Monaco . . . The U.S.S. 
Saratoga, the largest warship of the ivorld, was 
commissioned . . . Gen. Norstad succeeded Gen. 
Gruenther as Supreme Allied Cdr., Europe . . . 
Best film of the year was "Marty" . . . Morocco 
and Algiers tvon their independence. 



The sound of those two hellovving words 
presented no music to our ears. Plebe year, itself, 
presented many unsurmountable problems and try- 
ing situations for the majority of us. But in the 
final analysis, we all considered it a worthwhile 
experience. The evenings spent braced up in an 
upperclassman's room, the varied professional 
questions, and the many innovations such as shov- 
ing out. conducting flight ops, and the uniform 
races, all were a definite part of our first year. 
For the midshipman with a good sense of humor 
and solid motivation, plebe year was simply ac- 
cepted as another necessary step toward the final 

As part of the Naval Academy's 
role of good will and world cooperation, 
many foreign dignitaries visited us dur- 
ing 1956-1957, as in the previous years. 
The first thing we thought about was the 
grant of amnesty for the minor offenders, 
but our sincere hospitality was really a 
way of telling such men as King Saud of 
Saudi Arabia that we believed in a free 
and peaceful world. 

the brighter side 

Plebe year was not completely academics 
and professional work. The football season, with 
its away trips to Baltimore and Philadelphia, 
helped to add hope considerably. The big game 
with Army ended in a 7-7 tie, resulting in only 
one week of carry-on. but Christmas leave was just 
around the corner. Our first leave meant reuniting 
with families and friends, seeing familiar land- 
scapes, and generally a well-earned break from the 
daily academy routine. 






With final exams at the end of May, the 
finish of the year was in sight. After attending 
the Class of 1957's "No More Rivers" ceremony, 
we enjoyed our first Academy June Week. Being 
able to drag to the Farewell Ball and move up to 
3/c midshipmen provided a successful end to an 
eventful plebe year, a year which marked another 
milestone along the road to a commission. 




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Youngster Cruise provided 
many more new experiences for 
us all. We were soon to find out 
that it was not a pleasure cruise 
dedicated to letter writing and sun 
bathing. We were underway in 
our first contact with Naval fleet 
activities and procedures. We he- 
came regular seamen, standing 
enlisted men's watches, carrying 
out their daily duties, and man- 
ning their positions during gen- 
eral quarters and gun-firing drills. 

Norfolk. Virginia, and the International 
Naval Review was our first stop. Assembled in 
Hampton Roads were ships from nations over the 
entire face of the globe. This magnificent demon- 
stration of sea power was indeed a tribute to the 
desire for world peace through cooperation by all 
nations concerned. 


We had the unique experience of changing 
from a pollywog to a shellback as we crossed the 
equator on our way to Brazil. After the pre- 
crossing warnings and threats which we were 
given, the shellbacks finally had their chance. We 
met the royal court of King Neptunist Rex. We 
crawled through garbage chutes and got paddled, 
and we were finally dunked. But at the end of the 
day we were full-fledged shellbacks and could look 
forward eagerly to our next crossing. 

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The ivorld of news continued on its way as 
ive went through third class year. This was the 
period tvhen the Sea Wolf joined the Fleet . . . the 
first -earth satellite was launched . . . the Giants 
and the Dodgers moved to the West Coast . . . 
Toscanini died in Neiv York City . . . the best film 
of the year ivas "Bridge on the River Kwai" . . . 
and the President signed a bill for admission of 
Alaska into the Union. 

Lose your keys, Mervyn?? 

Getting back in the swing of things at Ban- 
croft Hall meant coming in contact with many new 
experiences. As we unloaded our cruise boxes and 
talked over leave and sea stories with our friends, 
we noticed that there was now a class lower 
than us. 


We were also promised many things which 
were soon to come true, such as Dilbert Dunker 
drills, many new and difficult subjects to study, 
and still limited rates and liberty. We were con- 
sidered plebes with carry on. but were very will- 
ing to accept this new role. 


Third Class year produced the chance for 
us to indulge in some of the many pleasures we 
had missed during the previous year. When we 
were not studying, we were able to hit the blue 
trampoline, surrounded by a hi-fi background. Be- 
ing able to drag on week-ends and having a little 
more free time to relax meant a great deal to us. 
With the beginning of this social life, we found 
the truth in making a little bit of money go a 
long way. 

Part of new youngster rates. 

Soon another football season was upon us, 
and quite a memorable one too with a visit from 
"Ike" at the 15U lb. Football Game, a victory over 
Army, and a win over Rice in the Cotton Bowl. 

With that win over Army the Plebes car- 
ried on. and we all settled back to wait for leave 
to come, which wasn't too soon at all. It wasn't 
that we didn't like USNA. but just that . . . well, 
you know how it was. 




'Twas a 12 November 1957 when the 
"fastest ship in the world" was unfastened and 
slowly moved away to her final resting place. 
Named in honor of Queen Mercedes of Spain, 
the ship was built at Cartagena. Spain, in 
1887 and served under the Spanish flag until 
she was sunk at Santiago, Cuba. She became 
a unit of the United States Navy when she 
was raised in 1899. 

tit was customary for man) years for 
the station ship to serve as "brig'" for mid- 
shipmen being punished for serious infractions 
of I SNA Regs. During this ])eriod of con- 
finement these mids attended all regular drills 
and recitations, but slept in hammocks and 
ate aboard the Reina. This practice was 
abolished only as late as 5 September 1940 

Since September 1940, the ship was 
used as living quarters for the enlisted per- 
sonnel assigned to the Naval Academy. The 
Reina had another claim to fame in that it 
was the only ship in the U. S. Navy which 
had the CO. and his family living aboard 


Tilt' Reina wasn't the oiiU nld fiitrul that we 
said goodbye to this year. On 31 March 195H. after 
countless years of devoted service to the Navy. Chief 
Metzger. known to all his friends as "Shorty." retired. 
The legend of Shorty and his wisdom will loiii; he told 
and remembered. The profits of his advice will for- 
ever be rea[)ed. Farewell to an old friend! 

By then the smell of spring was in the air. 
announcing the end of our second year at Navy. Old 
hands that we were by now. we took exams in stride 
and prepared for the festivities of June Week. In- 
cluded in these was the preparation of the Herndon 
Monument for the Class of '61, a job long awaited by 
both '60 and '61. Full dragging privileges added to 
the enjovment of that fun-filled week. 



Scarcely had the cheers at graduation 
died when we formed up and embarked on 
LST's for our trip to Little Creek. Virginia, 
and the TRAMID phase of this summer. At 
Little Creek, we received and participated in 
two and one half weeks of Marine Corps 
Amphibious indoctrination. We studied and 
operated in the wave landings, the helicopter 
phase, and the primary beach tactics. At the 
close of TRAMID. we conducted a full scale 
amphibious attack on one of the Virginia 


From TRAMID, we split up and went 
many different ways, some on leave, some to 
the Academy to help indoctrinate the new class 
of plebes, while the rest of us continued on 
our own training program. This part of our 
summer program consisted, of field trips to 
aircraft corporations and a visit to the Dam- 
age Control School in Philadelphia, Penn. At 
the aircraft plants, we saw everything from the 
present production lines to the future plans 
for the Space Age. In Philadelphia we were 
instructed in all phases of fire fighting and 
damage control procedure. Our tours of 
places of research and development could 
hardly be complete without a visit to the 
world's largest towing basin, so our journey 
included a trip to David Taylor Model Basin. 



Pensacola was the hijrhlight of the sum- 
mer training for many of us, the warm wel- 
come we received was only a preview of things 
to come during our stay in this Gulf city. 

We came here to learn the fundamentals 
of flving. and the many hours spent in the 
T-34's. T-28's. and T2V's played a large part 
in our work. As necessary precautions, we 
also went through the ejection seat trainer, as 
well as the high altitude pressure chamber. 

The story of naval aviation could 
hardly be told without some mention of the 
importance of helicopters, and so, in this field 
also, we were fortunate enough to receive an 
amount, brief as it was, of training and 

To increase the scope of our well-roundecl 
education, we were also given training in other 
areas, mainly beaches, dance floors, and Officer's 
Clubs. Southern hospitality was in full bloom 
during our stay in Pensacola and helped to make 
second class summer most enjoyable. 


From Pensacola, we moved to Jacksonville 
and vicinity for a short but enjoyable stay. After 
learning more about the fighters and attack squad- 
rons, we flew blimps at Glynco. took a long envious 
look at the Crusader Squadrons at Cecil Field, and 
finallv. had a short cruise on a submarine at May- 
port. In all ways our Aviation Summer was a 
success, giving us a clear and concise picture of 
how the Navy Air branch and the Marine Corps 
were working toward the L . S. goal, that of peace 
through World Cooperation. 


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Second Class year came into bein{> and ivith 
it brought many surprises in the world of news. 
This year marked . . . the revolution in Cuba and 
the rise of Fidel Castro . . . the landing, of U. S. 
Marines at Beirut, Lebanon, in the latest world 
crises . . . the first L'. S. satellite launched as Ex- 
plorer I . . . the passing of Pope Pius XII in 
Rome . . . the Wisconsin, last of our battleships, 
was decommissioned . . . and the Nautilus made 
history with its crossing beneath the Polar icecap. 

Second Class year lost no time in get- 
ting into full swing as soon as leave was over. 
Traditionally, and rightly so, this was our 
hardest year academically speaking; the hy- 
word of the year was "study." For the first 
time, we felt the brunt of the truly professional 
subjects, as Ordnance and Navigation came 
into our curriculum. 

Here, too. we were allowed a larger 
hand in helping to indoctrinate the Plebes, 
though there still were many restrictions gov- 
erning us. 

Days . . , 

The wheels of progress churned, and with them. Mother 
Bancroft and her surroundings began to undergo quite a feat 
of facelifting. Many's the time when the thumping of a pile 
driver or the toot of a dredge barge in the middle of the night 
reminded us of the work being done. The landfill was a tre- 
mendous project and one well needed. 

At the same time, our own Memorial Stadium was 
quickly becoming a reality after decades of planning and saving. 
Named the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, it now 
stands as a tribute to those men who have been so faithfully 
devoted to the service of their country. 

By this time another successful foot- 
ball season was well underway. The Thursday 
night pep-rallies, the team send-offs, and the 
march-on's all became a definite and enjoy- 
able part of our fall lives at Navy. 

But we soon had only a few days before 
Christmas Leave, and though the studies con- 
tinued, we still found time to enjoy the Christ- 
mas Hop. Handel's Messiah sung by our own 
choir and the Hood College Choir, and make 
those all-important travel reservations. 


We were again into that time of the year 
when it is dreary and there are no leaves on the 
trees or in sight. The daily check for mail from 
home, the extra duty, and the shenanigans with the 
model of the Polaris and the plebes were all a 
part of our Second Class year. 200th Night, the 
number of days before '59's graduation, was 
marked by an exchange of rates by us with the 
Plebes, and gave the plebes an opportunity to sit 
at the other end of the firing line. 



Definitely one of the more 
important events during our four 
years. Exchange Weekend was 
awaited by all of us. Through 
the visit of the Long Gray Line 
here, we were afforded the oppor- 
tunity of showing off our insti- 
tution with full pride to our 
Armv contemporaries, and of giv- 
ing them the insight on our lives 
as Midshipmen and fellow future 
officers of American Armed 



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» . . .. 



To enable us to understand the Army 
way of life a bit better, we were allowed to 
visit West Point on various weekends. We 
went to classes with the K-Dets, learned of 
the military's methods of warfare, and were 
exposed to the principles that were to govern 
them as officers — all towards an understand- 
ing that, in the future, would bring many 
benefits through valuable cooperation. 

The highlight of Second Class year 
was the loiig-aivaited Ring Dance. This event 
ivas more than this, for it marked the climax 
of a story within a story — a tale that grew 
as '60 aged. It began many months prior to 
this day ivhen the first sketches of the Ring 
Committee gave form to our Crest. We pro- 
ceeded from receipt of the Crest to ring try- 
ons and finally reached the milestone when 
15 April 1959 arrived and brought ivith it 
the treasured rings of another Naval Academy 

During; the last few remaininp ueeks 
before the big night, preparations for the 
famed dance ivere ivell in order. The Ring 
Dance Committee ivorked feverishly to trans- 
form MacDonough Hall into a colorful world 
of Oriental atmosphere. 

30 May arrived and the yard began to 
be filled with girls in formals and mids in 
"yachting dress'' as the photographers frantic- 
ally worked to take pictures of our class. That 
night we nervously sat through the Ring Dance 
Dinner, and by its completion, the orchestra 
of Ralph Marterie was already prepared for 
the start of the dance, so it began. 

The dance ivas characterized by an end- 
less line through the two large rings. As each 
couple stepped into the ring, the girl placed 
the class ring on the midshipman's finger, and 
thus was the climax of the story within the 
story — our Ring Story. The ending? Never. 
For always and alivays ivill this symbol of 
work, perseverance and endurance be with us 
as an eternal reminder of our four years. 

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— First Class Cruise — at long last; Here 
marked our first taste of officer life, a preview of 
things to come. Youngster cruise was spent in the 
role of enlisted man . . . 

Here was cur opportunity to see the hardware 
of our Weapons Department and the tactical maneu- 
vers of our Navigation Department put to practice. 

. . But now we were to realize how the other body of a ship"s 
force lived, worked, and played. The inevitable watches were still there, 
but now they were as JOODs. Asst. CIC Officer, Engineering Officer, 
and other comparable billets. 


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Blow negative to the mark 

Fire one, fire two, fire three! 

Some of us were able to enjoy a submarine cruise, and it 
was here that man) hearts were won by the Silent Service of our 
Navy. Diving, surfacing, snorkeling, and periscope approaches 
soon became cotTimonplace during our indoctrination to this way 
of life. Despite the cramped quarters and close living, we all ad- 
justed rapidly and began to appreciate and admire the vital role 
that submarines have in our modern Navy. By the end of cruise 
for many of us, this admiration had been replaced by a profound 
desire to enter this service and win the coveted dolphins of the 

Still, there were others who were 
to enjoy the life of the Destroyer Navy, 
with Fleet Cruises in the Mediterannean, 
Western Atlantic, and the Far East. Prac- 
tical instruction was the by-word: learn 
by doing — and learn we did. 

Our tasks were many: navigating, conning the ship, in-port watches, CIC 
watches and many others. Sextants, the DRT, and stadimeters became our tools, and 
we used them well. One found considerable work to do as an assistant to his 
officer advisor in his respective billet. 


Learning to meet people of other nations and to 
understand their way of life was equally as important as 
the professional training we received in our search for 
a well-rounded education. Again we learned by doing, 
and the visits to so many different foreign ports reaped 
many benefits. We'll not soon forget the memories of 
the French Riviera, of sunny Italy, of quaint Gibraltar 
town, and of the mystic world of the Far East. 

C'est La Vie — La France. 


Where are you??? You're in Palma, in Madrid, in Barce- 
lona, in any city where the bullfight is looked forward to as any 
major league baseball game in the United States. Again it was 
an opportunity to become acquainted with the customs of another 
country — and thus again we reaped the benefits of being a Naval 


For many of us. cruises in the Mediterranean 
Sea meant visits to Italian |K)rts and a generous 
amount of welcometl lil)erty. Tlie Italian l)ea(hes south 
of Genoa on the Italian Riviera, as well as those at 
Tirania, Capri, and Is<hia were most l)eautiful. The 
Isle of Capri itself was a big attraction with its pic- 
turesque and colorful scenery. 

For beauty and culture, the cities of Rome and 
Florence were high on our lists of places to see. The 
memories of the great cathedrals such as St. Peter's 
Basilica, plus other ancient structures such as the 
Colosseum are ones we shall never forget. 


World history continued on its way as our last leg at Navy 
began. This penod before us held, among other things . . . The 
launching of the IS. S. Savannah, the world's first atomic merchant 
ship . . . the bathyscaphe Trieste reaching a record dive of 37,500 
feet in the Pacific . . . President Eisenhower's goodwill tour to 
Europe, the Middle East, Africa, arul Asia . . . Queen Elizabeth is 
blessed with a baby boy . . . The death of Gen. George C. Marshall, 
a leader of world developments . . . the launching of the nuclear 
powered, missile-carrying submarine, Patrick Henry . . . arul In- 
gemar Johannsons capture of the world heavyweight boxing title. 

First Class year finally arrived, to be sure a year long awaited 
and certainly welcomed. Marked by the passing of so many "lasts," 
the coming months were to be the busiest ever. These were the times 
of the After Dinner Speaking sessions, those sleepy Hygiene lectures, 
the Ordnance competitions, the experiences with the oscilloscopes 
in Skinny lab. and those all-important commissioning physicals. 
Added responsibilities were certainly in order as we took over 
command of the Brigade and set out on the heavy tasks of indoc- 
trinating a new class of Plebes. 

Halloween Hop 

Hygiene — Reveille! Reveille! Time for the quiz. 

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This year we used the bus 


Here was our last football season — the most memorable 
one we ever experienced. The early highlight of the season came 
with the dedication of the new Navy-Marine Corps Memorial 
Stadium, a long time dream of so many unselfish men. As in 
the past, we were still fortunate enough to follow the team to 
some of its away games, to Norfolk, Philadelphia, Baltimore, 
and again to the City of Brotherly Love for the Army game. 

A perfect march-on 

Though we had suffered a few losses, our 
spirits were undaunted; a bright ending was still 
to be found. By the time the Army game arrived, 
we were ready to find it. The decorations, the 
cheering in ranks, and the climatic pep rally all 
helped peak the spirit unlike other years. When 
the weekend had passed, we thanked the team for 
its 43-12 victory and looked forward to Christmas. 

The passing of the winter exams left 
crowded library and a steady stream, be- 
tween Bancroft and Mahan Hall, of firsties 
loaded down with books were signs of the 
times as we struggled to finish our term 
papers — another milestone. To keep the 
game interesting, the evening lectures, so 
typical of First Class year, were still with 

Term papers were due on the 24th of Feb. 

An evening lecture by Adm. Jerauld Wright and NATO officers. 


100 th 

lOOth Night — a tradition in long standing, and 
as common to the Naval Academy as a Wednesclay 
afternoon Parade. This is the modem Cinderella story, 
a tale of the Plel)es who hecome First Class for a few 
short hours, and in this short time, struggle to strike 
back at the Firsties-turned-Plebes before the bell sound- 
ing study hour rings and turns all things back to 
nomial. This is the night of 100 days before grad- 


By the time spring had arrived, term papers 
were in and proverbial "coast button" had been found 
and pushed. It was all downhill now, with only six 
more rivers until the end of the road. Spring fever 
set in and like always, brought with it 1/c desires for 
new cars and graduation outfits. Time was short now: 
the sun was quickly setting on our four years at Nav)'. 

The end was drawing near. 

The time to spend. 



A. K. Thompson. Briiiade Commander ; A. E. We<iner. Deputy Brigade Com- 
mander; T. C. Tucker. Brigade Administrative Officer; C. L. Terry, Brigade 
Operations Officer; W. G. Griffin. Brigade Adjutant; V. H. Fry. Brigade Supply- 
Officer; H. E. Crow. Brigade Communications Officer. 

C. E. Bruntlett. W. M. Roark. S. L. Ward. R. 
L. Towie, D. C. Williams. 

R. E. Burdge. Corps Commander; J. C. Dobes, Corps Sub-Com- 
mander; R. G. Jones. Corps Chief Petty Officer. 


R. J. Manser. First Ri'iiimental Commander : T. J. Solak. Rigimenlal Sub-Com- 
mander: J. P. Pfouts. Regimental Operations Officer; M. L. Maxon. Regimental 
Adjutant: D. L. Parkinson. Regimental Supply Officer; C. J. Simmons, National 
Color Bearer: E. W. Vinje. Regimental Color Bearer. 

R. D. Correll. Second Repimental Commander: R. H. Gridley- Regimental 
Sub-Commander: T. E. Hutt. Reiiimental Operations Officer; J. D. Harden, 
Regimental Adjutant: E. A. Ransom. Repimenlal Supply Officer; F. A. Thomas, 
National Color Bearer; J. R. Presley, Regimental Color Bearer. 

41 I 


A. H. Morales. Battalion Commander : T. W. Rogers. Battalion Sub-Commander ; 
M. R. Fenn. Battalion Operations Officer; P. Mankowich. Battalion Adjutant; 
D. C. Beck. Battalion Supply Officer; R. E. White, Chief Petty Officer. 

First Company — R. R. Pariseau. Company Commander ; 
F. T. Simpson. Company Sub-Commander; D. W. Gear, 


J. E. Phelan, Company Sub-Commander ; D. M. Tollaksen. 

Second Company — J. G. Herbein. Company Commander ; 
R. C. Antolini. Company Sub-Commander ; M. E. Mucha, 

Fourth Company — W. F. Ramsey, Company Commander; 
J. J. Henry. Company Sub-Commander; N. C. Bloom, 





R. A. K. Taylor. Battalion Commander: T. M. Anderson. 
mander; R. P. Ilg. Battalion Operations Officer; D. S. Fre 
jutani: R. S. Jones. Battalion Supply Officer: J. J. Garrity. 

Thirteenth Compan\ — J. V. Dirkson. Company Com- 
mander: C. H. Poindexter. Company Sub-Commander; 

E. G. Schweizer. CPO. 

Fifteenth Company — R. Brandquist. Company Commander; 
D. V. Boeker. Company Sub-Commander ; J. W. Sainmon. 

'attalion Sub-Com- 
nan, Battalion Ad- 
hief Petty Officer. 

Fourteenth Company — P. G. Chabot, Company Com- 
mander: A. S. Logan. Company Sub-Commander; T. A. 
Head. CPO. 

Sixteenth Company — P. R. Latimer. Company Commander; 
P. C. Auslev. Company Sub-Commander : J. P. Bevans, 




R. W. Hamon. Battalion Commander ; G. B. Smith, Battalion Sub-Commander ; 

C. I. Martin. Battalion Operations Officer; P. W. Cooper. Battalion Adjutant; 

D. E. Haughton. Battalion Supply Officer; D. M. Johnston, Chief Petty Officer. 

Fifth Company — D. W. Saunders. Company Commander; 
C. V. Ripa. Company Sub-Commander ; L. A. Hale. CPO. 

Sixth Company — D. G. Derbes, Company Commander ; 
W. R. Goodrich. Company Sub-Commander ; D. G. Foery, 

Seventh Company — C. E. Hanson, Company Commander; 
P. S. Norton. Company Sub-Commander ; J. F. Duffy, 

Eighth Company — G. A. Nelson. Company Commander; 
W. J. Lippold. Company Sub-Commander ; R. C. Powers. 


W. E. Zierden, Battalion Commander; R. M. Walters. Battalion Sub-Commander; 
J. W. Allen. Battalion Operations Officer; R. J. Booth. Battalion Adjutant; 
L. B. Laudig, Battalion Supply Officer; B. E. Eberlein, Chief Petty Officer. 

Seventeenth Company — J. P. Cecil, Company Commander; 
M. H. Sollberger. Company Sub-Commander ; R. E. Osmon, 

Nineteenth Company — C. H. Crigler, Company Com- 
mander; J. T. Worthington. Company Sub-Commander ; 
W. S. Cumella. CPO. 

Eighteenth Company — R. D. Parker. Company Com- 
mander; D. L. Mares. Company Sub-Commander : D. A. 
Moore, CPO. 

Twentieth Company — R. C. Sutiiff. Company Commander : 
G. C. Mevers. Company Sub-Commander : M. H. Merrill. 



R. L. Rogers. Battalion Commander ; E. J. Chancy. Battalion Sub-Commander; 
E. W. Hamon. Battalion Operations Officer; L. H. Thames. Battalion Adjutant; 
G. M. Bezek, Battalion Supply Officer; W. M. Ross, Chief Petty Officer. 

Ninth Company — D. H. Hofmann. Company Commander ; 
R. M. Banister. Company Sub-Commander ; M. L. Sheppeck, 

Tenth Company — J. A. K. Birchett. Company Commander ; 
T. D. Paulson. Company Sub-Commander ; H. 0. Wright, 

Eleventh Company — P. M. Ressler, Company Commander ; 
C. M. Maskell. Company Sub-Commander ; P. J. Garfield. 

Twelfth Company — W. W. Burns. Company Commander; 
J, N. Shugart, Company Sub-Commander ; J. R. Shea, 




W. I. Smits. Battalion Commander :, I). E. Broadfield. Battalion Sub-Commander ; 
M. T. Midas. Battalion Operations Officer; W. G. Council, Battalion Adjutant; 
S. L. Scruggs, Battalion Supply Officer: P. H. Ploeger. Chief Petty Officer. 

Twenty-First Company — R. L. Kountz. Company Com- 
mander; W. L. Powell. Company Sub-Commander ; K. D. 

Savage. CPO. 

1 ueiily-Secoiul Company — H. H. Barnes. Company Com- 
mander; G. L. Barton. Company Sub-Commander; R. A. 
Bvrne. CPO. 

Twenty-Third Company — R. M. Reese. Company Com- 
mander; R. E. McAfee. Company Sub-Commander ; R. L. 
Freehill, CPO. 

Twenty-Fourth Company — J. M. Willsey, Company Com- 
mander; C. R. Ingebretsen. Company Sub-Commander ; 
D. A. Quinlan, CPO. ' 417 




At last . . . the final exam: for us. it was Weapons. Following came 
the traditional show put on by the graduating class and which jested of the 
four long years. We will never forget the comical imitations of classroom 
scenes, a certain P.E. prof, and most of all the portrayal of the first and 
third battalion officers in action. At last we were out of the woods . . . 
no more rivers to cross. 


One of the attractions of June Week is the weekend 
which brings the Army-Navy spring sports contests. The 
highlight of the season was the meeting of Army and Navy 
in lacrosse. Both teams undefeated, both teams having 
beaten the perennial powerhouses, both teams ready: the 

game was a classic. Navy was victorious with a score of 
10-7 in a game long to be remembered. This Navy cinderella 
team had brought home the National Collegiate Lacrosse 
Championship and had won it at the hands of the long 
gray line. 


Navy's Varsity Crew, the U. S. Olympic Team, 
Boi5 Wilson, Howie Winfree, Pete Bos, Captain, 
and Mark Moore. 

are Bill Lonp, Coxswain, Sal Perry, Stroke, 
Joe Baldwin. C.ayle Thompson, Skip .Sweetser, 

Elsewhere the same day, Navy soared to un- 
dis|)iitpd victory over Army in track. The skill of 
potential Olympian McHenry and of Lou Hilder. 
Bud Maxon and many others could not be matched. 
The baseball team likewise took the bacon from the 
worn out Army mule. The tennis team stretched their 
unprecedented record to 13 consecutive years over 
Army. Only the golf team fared unsuccessfully this 
year, but even they were not beaten until the last 
man played his last hole. And the weekend stood 
Army 1. Navy 1. 

Earlier, in late April, in New York the Navy 
Eencing team won the National Collegiate Fencing 
Championship. Later it was announced that two '60 
graduates. Al Morales and Joe Palletta. would com- 
pete in the Rome 01ym|)ics. 

Later, in mid July, the Navy Varsity crew 
team, coached by Lou Lindsey. made a spectacular 
showing in the finals of the Olympic tryouts. The 
team, spurred with desire, with a Navy heart, and 
eight strong backs, defeated California going away 
to win the honor of representing the Lnited States 
in the 1960 Rome Olympics. 

The colorful and gay festiv- 
ities of June Week were many. Ad- 
miral Arleigh Burke. Chief of Naval 
Operations, gave the Baccalaureate 
address. The Superintendent's Gar- 
den I^arty on Sunday evening pro- 
vided I the graduating class, their 
parents and guests with a beautiful 
eveniiig. The many dances and hops 
inclu<J?d the youngster hop. the sec- 
ond tlass Ring Dance, this year 
aboar|l a Chesapeake Bay steamer, 
the N Club dance at the boating 
docks lof Hubbard Hall, the E Dance, 
and last but not least, the graduating 
class's Farewell Ball. Other activities 
inclut^d the Awards Ceremony for 
outstaiiding achievements to the class 
of 1960. 


Yacht sailin<r. kno( kal)i| 
inji and YP cruises also fill< 
of each day. June Week alsi)|means 
parades, an opportunil\ for 
gade to show its best. In fii| 
with white trousers the three 
included the Superintendent'J 
Parade, the Superintendent': 

mendation Parade where t\v( ity-two 
men received awards for ha\ i ig con- 
tributed most through positive eader- 
ship to the spirit of the Rriixa e. and 
the Color Parade. The Color 
in honor nf the Cf)]or 
which won the year long 
brigade competition, was 
Mid'n. Lt. John Dirksen of tL 13th 
company. His selection foif Color 
girl, the Queen of June We«c, was 
Miss Marilyn Moen of Gfcsham. 


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At 1100 on June 8. 1960. the graduating 
class assembled in the Naval Academy Field House 
The class consisting of 797 members heard first an 
opening address by the Superintendent. Admiral 
Charles L. Melson. USN. The Honorable Henry 
Cabot Lodge. United States Ambassador to the 
United Nations, gave the commencement address. 
His excellent speech received undivided attention 
and touched on our futufe. what we should expect, 
and what was expected of us by the American 

Men graduating with distinction were pre- 
sented their diplomas individually in order of merit. 
Midshipman Alton Thompson and Midshipman 
Tracy Tucker stood numbers one and two respec- 
tivelv in the Class of 1960. 


After the graduation ceremony the new ensigns 
don their officer's caps and shoulder boards. Tradition- 
ally one's mother and one's girl do the honors. While 
the plebes run toward the Hernon Monument, wedding 
bells can be heard from the Chapel. This year Ensign 
i Lavery's wedding was the first of 48 to be held in the 

^ Naval Academy Chapel. The buz of activity, the numer- 

ous colorful events of June Week were now over, and 
the graduates are now junior officers in our armed 
forces deployed to all corners of the earth to guard 
our World Peace. 

Fe mines 

Section Edited by GEOK(,^ ASHINGTO.N DO\^ KLL 

It has been said that "behind man's every deed Hes the influence 
of a woman."' This quote is as apphcable to a midshipman as to 
anyone else. From the first Naval Academy Hop on 15 January 
1846, just three months after the opening of the school, to the pres- 
ent, the "drag" has had a tradition all her own. 

To the midshipman, weary of study, tired of marching, bored 
with the ceaseless routine of his everyday life, the companionship 
of a young lady is a pleasant and most welcomed change. She provides 
him with a chance to enjoy the activities of the Yard and to develop 
himself socially. But most important she is an ego-builder, a special 
pride. She will provide the most pleasant of memories along with the 
feeling of a little self-satisfaction so much missed in everyday life. 
She is so nice to be with and so hard to say good-by to. -^^^^ 

She is the special someone who invades his daily thoughts, the 
one who gives him the feeling that someone appreciates his efforts. 
And if she is special enough, she will be the one to whom he gives 
his class crest, the coveted pin which means so much to him, as well 
as to her. And, should he decide to share his career with her, he may 
present her with a miniature of his class ring, his most prized material 

We have dedicated this section to those girls who have endured 
the rushing, the walking, all the difficulties of an academy week- 
end to lighten the life of some midshipman. May the girls continue 
to refresh, to bolster, to encourage the midshipmen as they have done 
for one hundred and fifteen years, and may the mid always be ap- 
preciative of the thoughtful young creature who does so much to 
complement and embellish his existence. 

A little nautical knowledge for the drag 

ance, bunny hop and civilian clothes — a good evening 

During the normal week of \\orkda\s. entertainment and re- 
laxation are virtually unknown to the average mid. The weekend 
usually starts when noon meal formation ends, and then the midship- 
man greets his girl and whoosh, they're off. She has become a drag. 
The run into town to ha\e a hite to eat must he done with haste, 
because there is always a l>asketball game, a swimming meet, or some 
other sporting event to attend. 

After evening meal formation and supper in town, the couple 
step out into whatever Saturday night has in store for them. On a 
weekend which precedes a holiday there is usually a formal hop. 
Movies, a concert or a Masquerader's show may also provide the 
evening's entertainment. 

On Sunday the pace slackens. After Chapel and another forma- 
tion, the tired couple treat themselves to a leisurely afternoon — a 
\^RiW concert or television at the drag house. After a whirlwind 
weekend there is just enough time for one last goodby, and then back 
to the week's work. 


Glass GresI 

Jacksonville hospitality 

The idea of unity and the concept of fratemal- 
ism were indeed important to us as midshipmen. We 
are men of the same profession, of the same class, with 
the same ideals. Our class crest is one more of the 
"ties that hind,"' and since we all had a part in choos- 
ing ours, we all are proud of it and that for which 
it stands. 

Together with our class ring on which the crest 
is tied hack to hack with the Naval Academy seal, it 
will serve to remind us in the future of our four long 
years as midshipmen, of many deep-rooted friendships, 
of the need for co-operation, and of the bond between 
our brother officers. 



Second Class Summer 

Costume Hop 

Zf/ie JKiniaiure 

Few engagement rings are as distinctive as the 
miniature of our class ring which many wives of Naval 
Academy graduates wear. The miniature does more 
than signifv the lyond of marriage: it alsn signifies 
the ties of loyalty to the service of which the husband 
is a part. A ring in the form of a miniature gives added 
meaning to marriage and is the first of many pleasant 
memories brought about as a result of }>eing the wife 
of an Acadenn <jraduate. 


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To allow the midshipman his share of diversions from the 
monotony of everyday life, the Naval Academy has produced 
many extracurricular activities. These activities are an oppor- 
tunity for each midshipman to continue the pursuit of any of his 
special interests. They offer to us a chance to participate in almost 
any field of endeavor to our liking. Outside activities develop our 
attained talents in a congenial atmosphere free from the pressures of 
studies. ^ 

For the music lover there are choirs^ a glee club, a band, and 
several specialized musical groups. For the scientifically-minded, 
there are engineering clubs; and for the actors there is the Masquer- 
aders. Such fields as foreign languages, foreign relations and forensics 
are well provided for. If you like to write, there are yearbook staffs 
and the staffs of several magazines which would probably welcome 
you. If you have a special talent or interest, there is a place for you. 

We should all be thankful for the opportunities offered to us by 
the extracurricular activities here at the academy. In the field of our 
own special interest, we can find a little bit of ourselves. A chance to 
develop this interest is a chance to develop our own person. We can 
find more enjoyment in life and become a little more well-rounded. 
The scope of our existence is widened to some degree which is a bene- 
fit both to ourselves and to others. The opportunities for the pursuit of 
these special interests are privileges not to be taken lightly . . . our 
lives here being bettered because of them. 

Dr. Duncan Howlett 

The Naval Academy Christian Association pre- 
sented a fine series of bi-weekly programs in fulfilling 
their mission of helping the midshipman understand 
tlie importance of religion to a naval officer. Also 
providing a chance for Christian fellowship, these 
meetings featured such sj)eakers as Or. Duncan How- 
lett. authority on the Dead Sea Scrolls, as well as a 
variety of inspirational music from such groups as 
the USAF Singing Sergeants. 


D. M. Heath, E. J. Chancy, Chaplain Duncan, J. R. Richards 
J. R. Evans. 

J. C. Reynolds, E. W. Clexton, Father Rotrige, L. E. Dunne. J. P. 
Phelan, M. W. Gavlak. 


Under the able leadership of Father Rotrige. the 
NewTnan Club, through its bi-weekly meetings, helj)cd 
guide the Roman Catholic midshipmen in their day-to- 
day living. Lectures by well-known Catholic speakers, 
coupled with the availabilit\' of a religious library, 
helped develop the religious aspect of the Catholic mid- 
shipman's character. 



The importance and beauty of music in a religious 
service was particularly emphasized by the three choirs singing 
for the services in our Chapel. 

The Chapel Choir led the musical aspect of the Protes- 
tant Divine Services each Sunday morning. In addition to this 
regular contribution, the Choir combined with the Hood 
College Choir each December to bring us their beautiful ver- 
sion of Handel's "Messiah." 

T. D. Paulsen, President of Antiphonal Choir 



The Catholic Choir presented an increased repertoire of h}Tnns 
and anthems throughout the year, beautifully supplementing the Roman 
Catholic Chapel service. Under the direction of Joseph McCuen, the 
Choir made several trips, including their annual journey to Trinity 


Though the Antiphonal Choir occupied a position out of the view 
of most midshipmen, it nonetheless sang the most melodious of hjTnns 
and complemented the efforts of the Cliapel Choir to add immeasur- 
ably to the impressive beauty of the service. 

Lt. Rogers and F. S. Clark 



•-Paiticularlv iiiijxjrtant among extracurricular 
efforts were those classified as class activities. Promot- 
ing intra-class friendship and closeness, these activities 
were instrumental in welding our class into a single, 
cohesive group, and the efforts of the men who partici- 
pated in them will remain as the most memorable 
recollections of our four years at the Academy. 

Of primary' influence in the formulation of our 
class policy and unification of the class on all matters 
was our group of class officers. In addition, the presi- 
dent was responsible for the chair of the Class Honor 
Committee and the Brigade Executive Committee. 

M. T. Midas, Treasurer; S. J. Scheffer, Vice President: 
H. A. Lawinski, President ; J. Chavez, Secretary. 

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President H. A. Lawinski 

L. H. Thames and D. B. Boggs 

G. W. Coleman am 
Crest Committee 

1- . K. Rapasky, Chairmen of the Rin<; and 

Square dance, V. Fry calling 


To the members and chairman of the Hop Committee goes a vote of 
gratitude for their efforts in making each "dragging"' weekend at the Academy 
so pleasant. Memorable highlights of the committee's activities were the 
Christmas Hop, with the gigantic tree and the toys for the underjirivileged 
children, and the elaborate decorations of the June Week dances. 


Perhaps the most important day in our four years came on May 30, 
1959, when our drags placed our rings upon our fingers. Carrying our class 
crest and the Academy seal, our rings symboHzed the bond of friendship 
and fraternity among the members of the class. We will always be indebted 
to the members of this committee. 

H. W. Papa, R. E. Johannesen, Chairman D. J. Young, M. N. Tull, W. R. Fannemel, B. E. Timmer. 

Tecumseh in war paint 


The Brigade Activities Committee was probably 
the most influential factor in preserving the "old Navy 
spirit" throughout the year, especially during football 
season. BAC-60 added spice to the pep rallies by 
presenting such beauties as Miss Oklahoma and Miss 
D. C. as an added attraction. 

Each week during the fall, the messhall sported 
banners, and the trees along Stribling Walk would be 
adorned with signs designed to keep the spirit valve 
wide open. 

and we beat Army 


Getting ready for Army 


The Cheerleaders played an important part in 
the display of spirit by the Brigade through their 
untiring work at pep rallies, practice inarch-ons, and 
the games. 

Climaxing the year for the BAC was the bon- 
fire in Thompson Stadium — the rallying point for our 
cry of "BEAT ARMY!" 

Back tow: J. R. Tague, J. W. Marshall, P. A. Day, J. H. Gaul. 
Front tow: D. G. Kalb, J. B. Geller, F. E. Snay, W. W. Greene. 


The Drum and Bugle Corps leading a Brigade parade 

Fall Set— R. G. Jones, W. Dimsdale, R. E. Burdge (Corps 
Cdr), R. E. Johannesen. 

From a relatively insignificant part in Brigade 
activities when we arrived in 1956. the D&B became 
the equal of almost any college band in the field of 
half-time shows. New music was introduced to comple- 
ment the standard marches and new formations were 
devised, giving us a Corps of which we could be 

The Drum and Bugle Cotps practiced twice 
each week during the fall to perfect their intricate 
maneuvers which were put on display during the 
activities of our football games. 

Winter Set— C. F. Schumann, J. C. Dobes (Corps Cdr), H. 
C. Lewis, J. D. Williams. 



The N Cluli. r(iin|inM>(l of \ar~il\ Idln 
winners, helped fdiiu closer r(latinn-lii|)>; aiimng 
the various athletes at the Academy, and gave its 
inenil)ers a chance for relaxation and recreation 
at Hubbard Hall. 

Early in Dereniber. an N Clul) weekend was 
held, followed by a Christnias dinner in Hubbard 
Hall. The annual IS Club June Week dance high- 
lighted the year's activities. 

Standing: R. Brandquist, P. G. Bos, R. H. Gridley. Seated: President 
R. P. He. 


H. D. Delude, Bill XVI, and J. J. Michalski. 

Each fall, the football team elects two men to 
care for "Bill" during the season. The goalkeepers 
usually are former members of the football team who 
were unable to play due to injuries. The familiar sight 
of the goalkeepers and "RiU"" leading our team onto 
the field will not soon be forgotten. 


This was among the largest of class projects. 
Early youngster year, Raynor Taylor and Buz Soll- 
berger were elected Editor-in-Chief and Business 
Manager, respectively. The remainder of the staff was 
chosen shortly thereafter, and the planning phase of 
our gigantic operation was started. 

From the first day, Ray threw his whole heart 
and all of his energy into the production of the '60 
Bag. His work did not stop with making decisions, for 
he could usually be found performing some detailed part 
of the overall operation — writing copy, developing pic- 
tures, or laying out pages. The manner in which he 
lived up to the trust and confidence placed in him by 
the class goes beyond description, and the proof of his 
dedication lies in the successful completion of this 

Ray's right hand man throughout the production 
was Torry Rogers, the Managbg Editor and genius of 
the operation. These two worked side by side through 
the wee hours of many mornings, and their efforts were 
largely responsible for making those important deadlines, 
which seemed to appear so suddenly. 

Leading section editors were Mike Lees, Tony 
Lanzetta, and Jim Gorman. Tony's humor and reliability 
made possible one of the finest Four Years sections to 
appear in a Lucky Bag. Jim Gorman, jack of all trades, 
worked year round and has developed a truly inspiring 
sports section. His ability to work with any section 
pulled the staff through many a deadline. Mike Lees, 
Mr. Administration, made possible both the Chain of 
Command section and Biographies section. His many 
hours of untiring work in handling the Biographies 
section were an inspiration to the entire staff. Denny 
Davidson, editor of the Activities section, revealed him- 
self as an accomplished writer quite concious to details. 
Tom Anderson compiled the Academic section and left 
no doubt that he was the right man for the job. 

The indispensable item of every Lucky Bag, 
photography, was handled in superb fashion by Mark 
Golden and George Dowell. Their excellent photographic 
and darkroom techniques provided the staff with a 
seemingly endless supply of pictures representing our 
four years at the Academy. To them a deep debt of 
gratitude is due. 

Standing: Ray Taylor, Alex Logan, Dave Banner, Tom Anderson, George O'Brien, 
Nate Heuberger, Denny Davidson, and Torry Rogers. Seated: Tony Lanzetta, Jim 
Gorman, Lt. Col. Twisdale, and Mike Lees. 

Raynor Taylor 


The art work was headed l)\ Wick Wickeiis. His 
work in the Biographies seetioii [jrovided just tlie needed 
spice. Elsewhere in the book are several examples of his 
natural talent. 

While the editorial staff solved the proMeiiis of 
the physical construction of the Bag, Buz Sollberger and 
his staff were concerned with the financial responsibil- 
ities of such a large undertaking. Buz s natural business- 
like mind enabled the editorial staff to introduce many 
new innovations. Dick Rapasky handled the advertising 
in an admirable fashion, and Circulation Manager Dave 
Banner did an outstanding job of selling the finished 
product. Buck Bonifay. Photographic Manager, acted as 
our liaison with the book's official photographer. Aj)eda 

Guiding the staff through the three years of pro- 
duction were the Officer Representatives. Commander 
C. B. Shaw and Lt. Colonel R. H. Twisdale, USMC. 
Lt. Col. Twisdale supervised the important work during 
First Class year, offering timely and helpful advice 
wherever needed. 

Teamwork was the keynote to the production of 
the I960 Lucky Bag. The long hours and tedious tasks 
were transfomied into a classic among yearbooks through 
the spirit of friendly cooperation displayed in the Lucky 
Bag Office. 

We feel that our expended effort has been more 
than rewarded in this book, and hope that it will help 
the reader recall fond memories during the years ahead. 

Ray, Buz, and Torry visiting the publishing plant in Dallas 

The Journalists — Nate Heuberger and George O'Brien 

Buck Bonifay 
Photography Manager 

George Dowell 
Photography Editor 

Lt. Col. Twisdale and Editor Ray Tay- 



Staff at work 

J. H. Wickens and G. W. Dowell 

Long a favorite of the Brigade, the Log added new life to its 
layouts during First Class year to produce a magazine of professional 
quality. Editor Steve Scheffer, assisted by Bob Kennedy, made sweeping 
changes in departing from the standard format, adding new features 
such as an Army-Navy Queen contest and socially inept Melvyn 

Bill Hamilton and George Dowell joined forces to give excellent 
coverage of our varsity teams during the sports seasons, and the picture 
of the Drag of the Week always captured midshipman hearts. 

Salty Sam always spun humorous yarns about the Executive 
Department and their misguided efforts, and kept his mysterious identity 
well-hidden throughout the year. 

This combination of superb photography, art work and feature 
stories made the bi-weekly one of the finest college magazines, and one 
of which we were justifiably proud. 


"Sports, photos, and features" was the 
fomiula for the '60 Splinter. As a result, the 
popular bi-weekly enjoyed one of its most 
successful years. 

The Splinter always provided interest- 
ing information and accurate statistics on the 
Varsity and intramural teams during the vear. 
In addition, the magazine offered photos of 
the major events at the Academy, and }>eriodi- 
cally included fiction and other features for 
the readers' pleasure. 



Under the comjjetent guidance of Director Jean 
Conibemale and Producer Angelo Karam|ielas. the Mas- 
queraders successfully strayed from the tradition of the 
usual all-male comedy })erfonnance l)y presenting an 
absorbing drama with nine female parts. They did, how- 
ever, maintain their fine tradition of providing outstand- 
ing entertainment for the Brigade. The fine performances 
turned in by the players proved the talents of the Brigade 
to be many fold. 


The Masc|uer;Hl<'is hroufiht llic i\r>[ hiifilit pciiiil 
to the Dark Ages with tlieir suprrl) perfomiance of 
Lawrence and Lee's "Inherit the Wind." Based upon 
the dramatic events related to the famous Scopes "mon- 
key trial" of 1925. the i)roduction portrayed the climatic 
meeting of William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Har- 
row, in their courtroom hattle o\er Darwin's theor\ of 
evolution. The marxdou^ acting of the cast ami the 
gripping susjjense attracted a full hmisc attrnilaiici' in 
Mahan Hall. 



p. Sullivan, B. Sottile, and F. J. West 

T. L. Selden and M. J. Moran rehearse with the chorus 

This year's Musical Clubs production, the 
"Land Grabber. ' was Moe Moran's original musical 
comedy, concerning the probletns of an obscure west- 
ern cattle town. Moe teamed up with Warren Keller 
house, who wrote the original score and arrangements. 

Dan Roth, as director, co-ordinated the various 
segments of the show, and production details were 
handled by Pat Sullvian. The show was well advertised 
through an extensive poster and radio campaign, 
and became one of the entertainment highlights 
of the year. 

A. Ryder and the Juice Gang 

Stage Gang — led by G. A. Kristensen 

Moe gets his war paint 


G. H. Mathes, P. S. Norton, and W. E. Ellington 

The purpose of the Aeronautical Engineering Club was to 
promote an interest in milit£iry aviation within the Brigade by 
emphasizing all aspects of aeronautical engineering and by mclud- 
ing presentations on the latest technological developments for air- 



D. R. Hand, F. Denichuk, and C. A. McNeill 

The Naval Construction Club 
presented noted speakers on such 
topics as nuclear submarine reactors, 
hydrofoils, and future ship designs 
during its regular meetings. In addi- 
tion, some club members conducted 
a research program for BuShips, in- 
volving the testing of various hull 



The Engineering Clubs offered an outlet for 
Midshipmen in the three fields — automotive engineer- 
ing, naval construction, and aeronautical engineering. 
Use of Academy facilities was allowed the clubs, giving 
their members an opportunity to supplement their 
theoretical knowledge with practical exjjerience in the 
areas of their interest. The clubs held lectures and 
made possible movies on all technical subjects to the 
Brigade. In addition, the clubs sponsored a technical 
essay contest. 


The Automotive Engineering Clui) gave 
Midshipmen an opportunity to develop their in- 
terest in the design and maintenance of automo- 
biles and their engines. The Foundry was available 
for tlieir use, and became the \vorking area for 
various club projects such a^ the race tuning of 
a sports car engine. 

The Club's periodic meetings usually fea- 
tured movies of the more famous races and lectures 
by noted authorities in the automotive engineering 

E. L. Mangan, J. C. Williams, M. L. Heard, and J. T>. Arniantrout 



M. W. Gavlak, W. W. Burns (Editor), R. K. Young, and R. E. McAfee 



Careful revision of earlier issues was the key- 
note to the success of the 1959-60 edition of Reef 
Points. Editors successfully designed the "Plebe's 
Bible" to present the latest developments in technology 
and eliminated some of the older and less beneficial 
items from the book. 

The Trident Society was the parent organiza- 
tion of many committees and clubs covering the vari- 
ous phases of art and literature at the Academy, and 
co-ordinated the efforts of each of these groups. The 
Society also sponsored a photographic and art contest 
in the spring. 

Artistically inclined members of the Brigade 
found the opportunity to express their talents in the 
Art and Printing Club. The Club was responsible for 
many of the advertising posters and football banners. 

H. J. Smith, T. L. Galloway, E. C. Thomas, and A. Vazquez. 


The staff of the 1960 Trident Magazine 

R. K. Young, T. E. Hutt. J. C. Dobes, M. R. McHenr>' 


Lcdr. Fawcett and Editor T. E. Hutt 

"Trident" presented interesting articles 
about the Navy and her sister services in acquaint- 
ing the Brigade with the history, and future de- 
velopments of the various serv ices. 

In addition to the professional articles. 
"Trident'" presented midshiptnan efforts in other 
fields, including selections of fiction and art. The 
combination of art, literature, and professional 
science always made the "Trident" profitable read- 


Laying the original plans 


The Trident Calendar was an indispensable item for 
every midshipman. The pictures and cartoons presented a 
graphic display of Academy life, and never failed to entertain 
their readers. As advertised by the staff, the Calendar also 
made an excellent gift, and found its place on the desk of 
many a parent and drag. 


The Christmas Card Com- 
mittee worked each year to jjrovide 
a card for midshipman use. and 
ahvays j)r()du(ed one which was in 
good taste and representative of tiie 



NA-IO prior to one of their exciting smokers. 

Leader Terry Ling 

The NA-10 provided music of profes- 
sional quality for the listening and dancing 
enjoyment of the Brigade. The smokers in 
Smoke Hall and the colorful costume hops 
owed much of their success to the efforts of 
the NA-10. With a wide repertoire, the band 
proved itself versatile by playing anything 
requested — be it Dixieland, progressive jazz, 
or dreamy music for dancing. 



Lt. Hatch, Capt. Engle, E. J. Chancy 
(President), Prof. Gilley, MUCA Me- 


Glee Club gives concert in Memorial Hall 

The repertoire of the Glee Club seemed 
almost boundless — they sang chanties, love songs 
and Christmas carols with equal ease. Under the 
direction of Prof. Gilley, the group practiced 
weekly for their series of concerts presented 
throughout the year. Their schedule included a 
Christmas Concert at home, and engagements at 
conventions and colleges in the East. The high 
point of the year came in mid-March, when the 
group joined voices with similar groups from 
West Point and the Air Force Academy for a 
formal concert in the Opera House, St. Louis. 

The Concert Band was organized to provide 
a musical outlet for the instrument playing members 
of the Brigade, but soon assumed two other important 
functions. They seived as a pep band, playing at 
team sendoffs, pep rallies, football and soccer games. 
In addition to this important job, they presented thei' 
annual series of formal concerts in Mahan Hall and 
their enjoyable spring-time concerts in Smoke Park. 


During our last years, we saw radio station 
WRNV emerge from a small corner of Smoke Hall 
to their own impressive studios in the fifth wing base- 
ment. Built and serviced by midshipmen, radio Navy 
provided almost fifty hours [jcr week of recorded 
tunes from popular hits to quiet study music. On week- 
ends, music for the informal hops was provided by the 
studio. Besides furnishing the Brigade with music, 
WRNV supplied news, interviews, and football and 
basketball coverage of most away games. 


R. M. Eldridge 

From their beginning in the jiopular 

music concerts Avere received widi enthusiasm bv the 
Brigade. Under a normal schedule of four concerts 
per year, including one during June Week, the Con- 
cert Series presented such jx^rfonners as Joni James, 
the Kingston Trio, Maynard Ferguson and his orches- 
tra, and Louis Armstrong, drawing several thousand 
people for each concert. 

The Foreign Relations Cluh presented an op- 
portunity for the aspiring young officer to preview 
the world as he would face it upon graduation. The 
club presented many well-known experts in various 
areas of interest, supplemented by information 
}3resented by midshipmen themselves. Such topics 
as the advancing threat of Communism were con- 
sidered through informal discussions and lectures. 

Meeting periodicalK to discuss the milifar\ 
importance of developments in the politico-economic 
field, the Political Economy Club offered an op- 
portunity for members to express their ' iews in 
the field. 

J. D. Williams. R. C. Smith, G. D. O'Brien, W. T. Parlette (President). J. Connell, M. A. Freney 

G. D. O'Brien, J. F. Lynch, Prof. Eldridge, J. D. Williams 


A conference of the branch officers with Capt. Binney, officer representative 

The Foreign Languages Club offered midsliip- 
inen a chance to use and cultivate their second lan- 
guage. It was divided into six groups — German, 
French, Italian, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. Ban- 
quets were held by the various groups, and in the 
springtime, a Foreign Languages Hop was held in 
Dahlgren Hall. 

Prof. Lemieux, W. M. Gillespie, D. B. Clark, T. J. Solak 

President D. M. Johnston and club examine a collection 

L. L. Heiskell and W. Dimsdale work on models 


The Stamp Club, member of the National Phil- 
atelic Society, provided an opportunity for the stamp 
collectors of the Brigade to join together in their com- 
mon interest. Meetings were held periodically for 
trading and discussions. 

The desire to build a inodel airplane or ship 
could be satisfied by membership in the Model Club. 
Facilities and equipment were provided by the Club in 
the basement of Bancroft for every phase of model 



The House Library Committee 
supervised the watchstanders in the Regi- 
mental Libraries, and used their funds to 
purchase books for the reading pleasure 
of the Brigade. All hands benefited from 
having these well organized collections 
of books within a few steps of their 

Chairmen D. V. Boecker, C. B. Johnson, and S. L. Ward 


V. E. Dean, R. E. Burdge, and A. E. Wegner. 

The Sports Information Committee provided a weekly recapitulation 
of the varsity sporting events for those midshipmen who were unable to 
attend the various games. Their efforts helped keep alive the Navy spirit, 
especially during the long period of the "Dark Ages." 


There was always a chance for those who 
wanted to sail to try their hand at tiller and halyard. 
Whether it was knockabouts or Yawls, overnight sails 
or afternoons on the Severn, sailing always provided 
enjoyment and a chance to be on the water in other 
than steel ships. 


Left to right. Standing: L. D. Thomas, B. F. Mercer, G. B. Cogdell, J. H. Rickelman, R. E. McAfee, L. S. Helms. L 
to right, Seated: L. E. Webb, A. J. Ortiz, R. P. Marshall (Squadron Commander), J. R. Combemale, J. V. Dirksen. 


The YP Squadron was organized to give mid- 
shipmen an additional opportunity to apply their class 
room studies in seamanship, navigation, conning, sig- 
nalling, and rules of the road in a practical situation. 
The Squadron took trips to various ports on the Bay 
in the spring and fall. Midshipmen did the planning 
and organizing of these trips, and in so doing, gained 
valuable experience and laid a foundation for their 
naval careers. 


The Forensic Society provided yet 
another means for midshipmen to represent 
the Academy in inter-collegiate competition. 
An impressive format of home and away de- 
bates was scheduled each year, giving the 
competitors the important feeling of confi- 
dence when speaking in public, and in addi- 
tion, developing their knowledge in the fields 

R. J. Powers, J. C. Kirtland, R. W. Covey, Lt. Hicks, T. F. McDonough, J. F. Lynch, 
J. J. Stewart. 

R. J. Powers, Prof. Belote, J. F. 
Lynch (President), T. F. Mc- 
Donough, J. J. Stewart, Lt. Hicks. 

R. W. Raymond. F. R. Scalf (President), C. V. Ripa, D. M. Tollaksen, T. H. Bayless. 


The Radio Club gave midshipmen in- 
terested in radio construction and operation a 
chance to develop their interest and skill at 
their hobby. Many of the members became 
adept ham operators and benefited profession- 
ally as well as recreation-wise from their in- 

R. C. Lomolan, P. R. Dolan. D. J. Schnegelherger. W. M. McDonald, T. C. Hubbard, 


C. D. Jenkins (Chairman) and Major Moody 

The Reception Committee was the official "wel- 
coming" group for the Academy. The members acted 
as hosts for visiting athletic teams, guiding them during 
their stay. From the many notes of thanks received 
from visiting coaches, we can feel sure that the Com- 
mittee did an excellent job of representing the Academy 
and spreading good will among the teams from other 
colleges and universities. 


The Public Relations Committee was in a position 
analogous to the Public Information Department. It was 
their responsibility to provide liaison with civilian news- 
papers and magazines covering sporting events in the 
Yard and other notable hapjienings during the year. Dur- 
ing June Week, the PRC was especially busy, accommo- 
dating the overwhelming demand for coverage of the 
events of nation-wide interest. 

R. C. Rohr (Director), G. A. Ronntd. R. E. McAfee, E. A. Random, J. T. Grafton. S. H. Jones. 

Meeting monthly, the Photo Club was designed 
to help members build a photo scrapbook of their four 
years at USNA. A series of lectures, demonstrations, 
and contests all helped the shutterbugs develon their 

Two fully equipped darkrooms were available to 
members, complete with instructions in their use. In 
the spring, the Photo Club made their annual field 
trip to Washington for the Cherry Blossom Festival. 


Giving midshipmen an op- 
portunity to extend their knowl- 
edge and experience in the weap- 
ons field, the Gun Club studied 
and fired flintlocks. Civil War 
muskets, and Lugers. as well as the 
most modern small arms. 

Sandy Hastie and Pres. Ed Besch lead the Clul) in the North-South shoot 



Lt. Malone watches as Bob Parker and Al Murray play. 

The Naval Academy Chess Club, a member 
of the Southern Inter-Collegiate Chess Association, 
was composed of 45 members. Of these, the top 
eight engaged such teams as Maryland and Prince- 
ton in an eleven-match spring schedule. Highlight 
of the year was the inter-service academy tourna- 
ment held at West Point. 

The weekly meetings frequently included 
lectures by prominent players and always provided 
an opportunity for members to sharpen their skill 
on the chessboard. 


Under the able direction 
of Ed Besch. the Club often 
journeyed across the river to the 
practice ranges, and in the 
spring, traveled to Fort Meade to 
participate in the annual North- 
South Skirmish. 

Gene Kishell, Paul McLaughlin, Ed Besch, Sandy Hastie, Mike Hagen, Lt. Campbell. 


Ever since the days of the first Greek Olympic games, athletic 
endeavor has been held in high esteem by all peoples. The 
excitement of a contest of strength, endurance and skill is 
perhaps unequalled in any other field. It provides a unique stimula- 
tion to both fan and player which enables him to appreciate the ac- 
complishments of the human body. To some people, sports are a 
pleasure, to others they are a business. To some they are relaxation; 
to others they are a profession. But one thing is evident. Sports know ' 
no boundaries, for their appeal is universal. 

Here at the Naval Academy, athletics play a big part in the every- 
day life of a midshipman. Whether it be the nationally telecasted Army- 
Navy game or a company hand-ball match, the midshipman has a 
direct interest. His opportunities to participate in athletic activities 
are vast, and he will be sure to benefit from any such participation. 

What exactly is most beneficial about athletics is hard to say. 
Is it the element of competition, the development of a fierce, aggres- 
sive spirit, the desire to win? Or is it the fostering of a team spirit, a 
willingness to work together? Maybe it is the physical conditioning 
that comes from competition resulting in bodily strength and stamina. 
It is probably a combination of all of these, for all these help to create 
a better person. This creation is the greatest contribution that sports 
have to offer. 

We pause now to salute the athletes and teams we have seen at 
the academy. We salute them because of the diversion they have 
brought, because of the enjoyment they have given. We salute them 
for their victories, even for their defeats. We salute them because we 
believe better men are made because of them. 


After posting a 4-4-1 season record and mak- 
ing several mediocre showings, NAVY was figured 
to lose the annual service classic by six points. As 
a matter of fact, about the only people who didn't 
expect ARMY to win were the Navy team and the 
Brigade of Midshipmen. However, spirit had been 
running high at the Academy for two weeks, and all 
hands expected an all-out effort by the Blue and 
Gold Team. They weren't disappointed. On the first 
play from scrimmage Joe Bellino took a pitchout, 
faked an end sweep and then threw his first pass of 
the season. It was inches too long for Dick Pariseau 
and Navy missed a touchdown on its first play. It 
was only a short time, however, until the Mids took 
Army's punt and marched 67 yards to score on 
Bellino's 15-yard dash up the middle and out to the 
sideline. Navy 6 — Army 0. After holding Army, 
Navy again took the punt, this time on their 36. 
Three plays later Bellino streaked 46 yards for Navy's 
second score of the afternoon. Navy 13 — Army 0. 
(Contd. on page 488) 

A sample of Navy's winning teamwork. 

Captain Jim Dunn and Coach Wayne Hardin 

Army then mustered a 65-yard drive, scoring 
on a pass play from Caldwell to Carpenter. Navy 
13 — Army 6. Navy took the kickoff and began the 
march for their third score of the day. Gambling on 
Army's 43 on a fourth-down and one-to-go situation. 
Joe Tranchini sent Bellino up the middle for 13 yards 
and the first down. A screen pass moved Navy to 
Army's 13 and two plays later Tranchini kept it on 
an option and bootlegged it around end for 11 yards 
and six points. Navy 21 — Army 6. Two 15-yard 
penalties set up Army's second touchdown and at 
halftime the score was Navy 21 — Army 12. In the 
third quarter Navy picked up where it left off as 
Bellino intercepted an Army pass and dashed 28 
yards to the Army 18. Brandquist moved the ball to 
the Army one-yard line, and from there Bellino scored 
his third touchdown. Navy 29 — Army 12. A poor 
Army punt set up the next Tar touchdown, and Tran- 
chini did it again on a two-yard sneak. Navy 37 — 
Army 12. A pass interception by Dick Pariseau made 
Navy a sure bet for its sixth touchdown, and the Mids 
got it on a two-yard buck by Ron Brandquist who 
played his usual fine aggressive game for Navy. 
Navy 43 — Army 12! Bellino set a Navy record for 
the classic with three touchdowns. Tranchini turned 
in an impeccable performance at quarterback. All 
the backs ran well and the line played its finest game 
of the season. NAVY 43— ARMY 12! 

Are you kidding? 



T I N I A N 


Homecoming at NAVY was celebrated 
with the dedication of the Navy-Marine Corps 
Memorial Stadium and a 29-2 whipping which 
was administered to the traditional Homecoming 
rival, WILLIAM & MARY. Joe Bellino of- 
fered a picture of things to come after five 
minutes of play as he streaked 45 yards from 
scrimmage to score Navy's first six points. Later 
ill tlie first quarter Joe Matalavage plunged from 
ttie one-yard line for Navy's second touchdown. 
In the second quarter Matalavage demonstrated 
his breakaway ability as he combined some 
power running with dazzling speed and raced 
85 yards to score Navy's third six-pointer. Jim 
Maxfield got into the scoring act during the 
third quarter on a sneak from the one-yard 
line. Navy's line played a fine game with 
George Bezek doing a standout job at end. 


Haid-dri\ing fullback Jim Tenbrook picks up a first down. 

NAVY, after trailing 14-0 at halftime, made 
a dramatic comeback to beat MARYLAND 22-14 in 
Baltimore's Memorial Stadium. After setting up 
Navy's first two touchdowns in the third quarter, Joe 
Bellino took a Maryland punt on his own 41, hesitated 
to pick up a couple of blockers, faked out a tackier 
on Maryland's 40. and ran for the red flag in the 
coffin corner. A flying tackle missed at the two and 
Bellino put Navy ahead 22-14. With minutes left, 
Maryland took the kick-off and began a series of 
running plays, chopping up the Navy middle for 
three and four yards at a clip. Navy gave ground 
grudgingly and when the whistle blew the Terrapins 
were on Navy's one-yard line. The victory ended a 
five-game famine for the Midshipmen, who were glad 
to see Bellino running again for the first time since 
he sustained a leg injury against SMU. 


NAVY lost a heartbreaker to one of its 
oldest rivals, the Irish of NOTRE DAME, at 
South Bend. The Mids marched the opening 
kick-off back 89 yards to score as Jim Maxfield 
sneaked over for six points. Navy converted, 
Notre Dame scored and converted twice, and 
with 47 seconds left in the first half. Maxfield 
hit Mankowich twice in succession to chalk up 
Navy's second touchdown. Navy failed to con- 
vert and Notre Dame led at halftime, 14-13. 
In the third quarter, John Hewitt recovered an 
Irish fumble and five plays later Maxfield threw 
a five-yard strike to Dick Pariseau for six 
points. Navy threw for two and failed. After 
Pariseau intercepted an Izo pass, Navy moved 
to the Irish 16. stalled, and brought in Greg 
Mather to kick a field goal, making it 22-14. 
Navy. Notre Dame scored again, passed for 
two. and tied it up 22-22. With only minutes 
left. Stickles kicked the 43-yard goal which gave 
Notre Dame a thrilling 25-22 victory over a 
fighting Navy team. 


Tranchini about to connect with veteran receiver Tom Hyde. 

NAVY, obviously looking ahead to the season's 
big one, did all that was necessary to beat GEORGE 
WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY, 16-8, in the Navy- 
Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. After being held to 
a scoreless tie in the first half, Navy scored all 16 points 
in the second half. The first score came after George 
Washington muffed the second half kick-off on their 
own six-yard line. Navy held, G.W. kicked, and Navy 
moved from the 47 to the Colonial's 22. From there Joe 
Bellino took a Tranchini pass and ran 20 yards for the 
touchdown. The second score came on a three-yard 
slant by Joe Matalavage. Greg Mather added three 
points on a 19-yard field goal to finish the scoring in 
a Navy victory over a hard-playing Colonial Team. 


A fired-Up FENN team remained 
undefeated by tying NAVY 22-22. at 
Franklin Field. The Mids scored first, 
with Bub Correll scooting 17 yards for 
six points in the opening minutes. Nav> 
stalled then, and the end of the first half 
found them trailing Penn three touch- 
downs to one. Correll and .Jim Maxfic^M 
combined to bring Na\ \ to life in the 
fourth quarter. Maxfield threw 29 yards 
to Correll for the Mids' second touchdown 
and then sneaked over from the one for 
the third, making it 22-19. Navy. When 
Ronnie Brandquist intercepted a Quaker 
pass on his own 25 with only four min- 
utes left, it looked like Navy had snapped 
their three-game losing streak. A fund)le 
on the next play, however, set up Penn 
in Navy territory. When the Tar line put 
Penn in a fourth-down, four-to-go situ- 
ation, the Quakers decided to go for a 
tie and kicked a 15-yard field goal. 

Scalhack Bob Correll lireaks loose 

A hot. humid night and a hot MIAMI 
team proved too big a combination as 
NAVY lost their third straight ball game, 
23-8, in Miami. The Midshipman line 
just couldn't manufacture any holes in 
the heavier Hurricane forward wall for 
Navy's .small, fast backs. Miami found 
the going easier as the game progressed, 
and Navv began to feel the effects of heat 
and humidity in which they had not 
worked since August. Navy's only score 
came at the beginning of the second 
half on Joe Bellino's one-yard buck. The 
score was set up by a prettv 42 yard 
sweep around end by Joe Matalavage, 
who played his usual fine game at full- 




NAVY went to Norfolk's annual Oyster Bowl and 
lost 32-6 to the team which was eventually ranked number 
one in the country and finished the season undefeated. 
SYRACUSE served notice of things to come on its first 
drive, chalking up 56 yards on short chopping gains 
through the Navy line. The New Yorkers scored three 
more times, one touchdown coming on a pass interception 
and run-back by Art Baker, liefore Navy could register 
on the scoreboard. With the help of a 15-yard penalty 
against Syracuse for roughing passer Jim Maxfield. Navy 
moved the ball to the Orange 25 )ard line. From there 
Maxfield threw to Joe Matalavage, who took the ball on 
the five and bulled his way over to score Navy's lone six- 
pointer. Syracuse tallied again later on a pass interception 
by Weber to complete the scoring for the day. Although 
playing a definitely superior and much larger team, Navy 
played hard football, and in the process gained more 
ground against Syracuse theui any other team had during 
the season. 

The Mids watched in the rain . . . 


A tough day for Navy 

Dallas, but it was a lot closer game than is indicated by the 
score. The outcome was in doubt until the last minute when 
SMU intercepted a Navy pass on their own five yard line and 
streaked 95 yards to make it decisive. SMU marched 67 yards 
to score on their first offensive series, the only time they moved 
the ball consistently against Navy's line. An intercepted pass 
set up SMU's second touchdown. Joe Matalayage scored Navy's 
only six-pointer in the second quarter on a one yard plunge. 
In the third quarter Navy reached SMU's six yard line and with 
four downs to go, couldn't score. Later, on third down, and 
with one yard to go for a first down on SMU's 20 yard line. 
Navy again lacked the necessary punch. And in the last quarter, 
the Mids reached SMU's 17. threw three incomplete passes in 
succession, then had a fourth pass intercepted and run back 
for a touchdown with one minute of play left. Navy outran 
SMU, 190 yards to 124, outpassed them, 125 yards to 8-k had 
22 first downs to SMU's 12. but couldn't punch over the big 


No stopping Tom Alhershart 

NAVY opened its 1950 football season, and Wayne 
Hardin made his head coaching debut with a decisive 24-8 
victory over BOSTON COLLEGE. Dick Pariseau scored two 
of Navy's touchdowns, the first on a six yard slant over 
tackle and the second on a thrilling 80 yard punt return. 
Navy's third touchdown came on a 50 yard streak from 
scrimmage by Joe Bellino. Joe Tranchini then took to the 
air and connected on a nine yard six -pointer to Tom Alhers- 


Bob Correll 

Ron Brandquist 

Jim Tenbrook 

Cal McCoimell 

Larry Boyer Don Boecker Tom Solak George Bezek 



Navy's victories included a 26-U win over Amiy, the 
first time the Tars have beaten the Cadets in three years of 
150 jK)und football competition. The victory over Amiy 
served as an indication of things to come as the first in the 
clean sweep of fall sports \ictories against Army. Recognition 
for a fine season is due not only AU-Americans Joe Maiolo, 
Hon Hinkel, Dick Super, Harry Dietz, and Joe O'Brien, but 
also Coach Jack Cloud and standouts Evan Reese, Jim Mc- 
Cune. Mike Midas, and Tom Mariano. All-star linemen 
Buck Wangeman. Al Whittaker. Sid .Scruggs, and Jim 
Wilson rounded out this Team Named Desire. 

Coach Jack Cloud and Captain Butch Thompson. 

Score against 



A will ill their ti iaiifiular iiuvt. a tliinl in llir I lr|ilai;niKil 

Cliainpidiiships. a seventh in the ICi A Cliampionshi|)s. five wins and only 
one loss in dual competition are proof enough of the abilities of the 
Navy rross-countrv squad. Led by co-captains Rob Kunkle and Ken Mac- 
Leod, and Coach .Tim Gehrdes. the squad improved steadiU until the final 
meet and the big win over Armv. Altliough definitely lieaten l)y Army on 
pafX'r. the squad came tlirough in an all-c.ut effort, making possible the 
fall clean sweep over Arnn . 


The 1959 soccer season saw wins over Army, Duke. 
Haverford, Pitt, and four other schools, as the team compiled 
an 8-3 record. Firstclafsnien Bob Parker. Cliff Martin. Jack 
Herbein, and Bob Wliite consistently played outstanding ball 
as did Sam McKee, Carl Ripplemeyer, and Al Krulisch. Captain 
Billy Kee led a spirited team to a peak of desire while Coach 
Warner pushed them to a peak of physical perfection making 
possible a well earned victory in a hard fought Army game for 
the season finale. Tliis win also made possible the Navy clean 
sweep over West Point for the fall sports season. 

Cliff Martin does some lull-luiwking . 



Paul 11k about to score five for Navv 

Ray Swartz's twenty-first year as Navy's 
wrestling coach found him. as usual, with an 
aggressive, well-balanced squad which could hold 
its own with anyone on the schedule. Led by 
such fine performers . as captain Paul Ilg, Jim 
Tenbrook. Nemo Christ, and Jim McKinney, the 
team provided many exciting moments for the 
Brigade. Many of the matches were no less than 
inspirational as a real Navy team with a real 
fighting desire proved time and again that its 
spirit could not be defeated. 



Fencing reached a peak at Navy last year as the Pan American Games, 
the NCAA Championships, and the Maryland Divisional Championships 
found midshipmen taking first places in all three of the major events. Al- 
though Roland Wommack, epee champion, was lost through graduation, and 
Joe Paletta, foil champion, was ineligihle. Navy continued its winning ways 
through the 1959-60 season. Much of the credit here is due this year's 
captain, Al Morales, who won the saber championship last year in many 
of the competitions already mentioned. Of course, no small part of the 
credit is due to the outstanding coaching of Andre Deladrier who will 
coach the 1960 American Olympic fencers, which include Ensigns 
Wommack, Paletta, and Morales. 

51 I 


^like Porter leads the field in the 200 vard butterflv 

Del Boggs leaves the block in a practice start 

The 1959-60 season saw Navv with a strong swim- 
ming team captained by Jay Blanke and coached by Jf)l)ii 
Higgins. Breaking pool and Academy records in every 
meet, the squad proved to be full of the desire necessary 
to produce a winning team in the tough swimming com- 
petition faced by Navy each year. The big win of the 
season caine in the Annv meet, as INavy overwhelmed West 
Point by forty points. The firstclassmen leading the 
squad, besides team captain Blanke, were Dave Bolden. 
Mike Porter, and diver. Ward O'Brien. An exceptionally 
strong group of underclassmen, including Dick Oldham. 
Pat Taft, Don Griffin, Curt Norfleet. Arnie Kleban, and 
Bill Newman, gave promise of several fine seasons to 

Undefeated diver, \^'ard O'Brien 
Gus Keolanui begins the 3rd leg of the freestyle relay 



Jim Bower controls the boards 

The highly touted Navy five once again came 
through with a fine season. Finishing with a very respect- 
ahle 16-5 record, the blue and gold hasketballers showed 
the East that here was some of the finest competition in 
the area. Such teams as Temple and Manhattan, perenniallv 
good basketball schools, fell before the Navy onslaught, 
giving the Academy one of its best seasons on record. 
There were only two low points in the campaign consisting 
of a double loss to Duke University and a one-point loss 
to our arch rivals from the University of Maryland. Being 
blessed with one of the tallest teams in Academv history, 
the Navy squad combined this with a fast-breaking attack 
to overwhelm most of its opponents. 

Ace l);ill-liandler Fr)x\ Drlano hrcak^ lhroiii;li 


Al Hughes ... up and in. 

Coaching the Navv team was Ben Carnevale. 
who was aided by manager Bill Callaway, a first- 
classman. The captain of this year's team was Frank 
Delano, one of the best ball-handlers on the court. The 
tall men were Jim Bower. Dick Brown, and Jay Metz- 
ler. all firstclassmen. The backcourt was handled by 
Al Hughes and Dave Treinaine. both thirdclassmen. 
Other firstclassmen on the team were Walt Land. 
Hank Egan. and Gary Bagnard. who lent valuable 
assistance. There was a jjerfect ending to an excellent 
season as we beat Army in a well-earned victory and 
gained a bid to the NCAA tournament. 


HeUable, Dick Brcn, scores 

IViO ■ 


The aggressive Navy offense which made for a treiiunclous season 

Dick Brown, Frank Delano, Coach Carnevale, Jim Bower, 
and Jay Metzler. 


Captain: Bill Manning. Off. Rep: 
Captain Keehn. Coach: Art Potter. 


Capt. Keehn, Bill Manning, Rusty Chain, Ivan Lowsley, Pete Latimer, Dave Lowry, Art Potter, 

Navy, the defending Intercollegiate Championship team, 
opened the season with two victories, extending their winning 
streak to twelve straight over a two year period. Harvard proved 
it was a contender for national supremacy hy winning over 
Navy as did Princeton. 

Captain Bill Manning took charge and fired up Pete 
Latimer, Ivan Lowsley. and Rustv Chain to the extent thev won 

all their remaining matches, and Navy soon had a new winning 
streak under way at six. 

Coach Art Potter's annual pre- Army jitters were proved 
unjustified as All-American. "Pancho" Lowry led the team in 
one of the most convincing victories over Army ever, by a 
score of 8-L 




The team with Officer Rep. Major Moody 

The pistol team this year was literally a First Class outfit, 
led by team captain Mike Hagen, and backed by Bill Zierden, Jim 
Lippokl, Bill Shafer, Duane Tollaksen, Jim Phelan, and Sandy 
Hastie. These firstclassmen, naturally, had a great deal of help from 
sharpshooting second and thirdclassmen, notably Bob Hawkins, 
second class, plus the coaching of Major K. E. Turner, USMC. The 
team had a successful season, as is evidenced by a good 6-2 record 
over some excellent competition, but lost a close one to Army at 
season's end. 

Team Captain Mike Hagen and Major Turner 

Pat Nelis, '59 coaching Jim Phelan 



Team Captain Tom Wisliart and Coach E. Knulali Rarlur led 
a fine rifle team to a victorious 9-2 season this year. Bill Calvert and 
Bob Fisher, with the help of many underclass riflemen, filled out the 
rest of the team. Tlie most inemornhle match of the year, as usual, was 
the Army match. It was particularly memorable this year, for Nav}' 
lost by a mere 2 points with a 1U9 point score. Throughout the season 
this team proved itself to be capable of the intense concentration and 
practice necessar}- to excel in this sport. 


Bill Calvert, Tom Wishart, and Gene Flesher sight in prone 



Precision on the parallel bars by Bruce Kriicfier 

Eastern record holder Nelson Hulme in action 

Navv's gym team posted a fine 5-2 record during the 1959-60 
season and lost a heart-breaker to Annv in the regular season finale Iiv a 
mere two points. Arniv was ranked well almve the Navy squad iind <nil\ 
a fine all-out effort by Firstrlassnien Al Miller. Larrv Pheniister. Paul 
Sparks, and teajii captain Paul Carwin made possible the outstanding 
performance against West Point. Coach Chet Phillips has reason to believe 
that next year's squad. led by Van Temple. Jce Marshall, \elson Hulme. 
and Bruce Krueger. will provide another fine season for Navy. 

Team captain, Paul Carwin, doing an "Eagle " 



Standing: Ron McKeown '61, Roy Rogers "60, Lt Galvin, Andy Hesser '62, Coach Tony Rubino, Joe Baldwin "61, Manager Bob Byrne '60. 
Kneeling: Clay Dugas '63, Pete Bevans '60, Sal Zaccagnino '60. 

The winter sports season at Navy closed with 
the annual bang provided by the Brigade boxing 
championships. Clay Dugas. 127 lb. class. Sal Zac- 
cagnino. lb. class. Andv Hessor. 115 lb. class, 
and Pete Bevans. 165 lb. class, won the champion- 
ships in their respective classes for the first time, 
while Joe Baldwin, heavyweight class, Ron Mc- 
Keown, 175 lb. class, and Roy Rogers, 155 lb. class, 
retained their titles in fine style. 

Acknowledgement is due to several firstclass- 
men who have won titles but did not compete this 
year, including Jack Herbein. Frank Shotton, and 
Jim Duffev. 

Tony Rubino and Lt. Galvin coached the box- 
ers and Bob Byrne managed the team, doing a fine job 
of accounting for tlie many details involved in staging 
this annual tournament. 



Coaches Earl Tliompson and Jim Gehrdes 
produced a fuie indoor track team that posted 
a 3-2 record , losing two close ones to Maryland 
and Army. Team ra|)taiii Randy McHenrv had a 
fine season in the hurdles as <lid Jim Neal. Out- 
standing marks set were Lew Hilder's high jum|) 
of 6' 7%"; Carl Ripplemeyer's hroad jump of 
23' Jud Sage's hammer throw that went 

57' 10" — and who could forget Bob Kunkle's win- 
ning 2 mile effort against Anny? 

Scotty Tliorell reaching for 
the long jump. 

Lew Hilder: Navy's best over the liar. 

Other excellent performances were turned in by Bud 
Maxon and Paul Kleindorfer in the pole vault, Jim Hart 
in the shot put and hammer. Bill Kiggins in the 1000 yard 
run, Paul Mankowich and George Van Houlen in the sprints, 
Ken MacLeod in the mile, and Don Darrow, Henry Phillips, 
Ken Vaughan, and Eddie Oleata in the relay. The 3-2 
record of this Navy team was not nearly indicative of its 
fine spirit and determination. 

Don Dai row. Ht-nrv Phillips. FaUWv Oleala. Ken Wmulian: t he Mili 


Bud Maxon completes the javelin throw. Another javelin . . . Bill Schroeder does the throwing. 


Manned |i\ iiinvl III the >ainc fine 
pcifornicrs alicadx inciiliimcd as members 
of tilt' indoor track s(juad. the outdoor team 
was a steady, competitive outfit. The spritij; 
season found \a\\ de\ cloijinj: two OKnipic 
hopefuls in Lew llilder. hiph juiii]). and Jud 
Sage, hammer tlirow. Other men who |)er- 
formed |>articularl\ well outdoors were team 
captain Rand\ \h Henry along with Bud 
Maxsoii, Boh Kunkle. George Van Houlen. 
Paul Mankowich. Bill Kiggins. and Jim 

Sprinters VanHouten and Mankowicii 

Coach Tommy Thonii)?on 
Captain Randy McHenry 
Coach Jim Gehrdes 



Karl Ripplemeyer and Mick Reeves 

It's a rough game 

Good lacrosse teams are nothing new at Navy, but 
the 1960 edition was better than good. The squad was led 
by team captain Dick Pariseau and firstclassmen Karl 
Ripplemeyer, Mick Reeves, Al Krulisch, Jay Metzler, Hank 
Chiles, and Bill Inderlied. A fine coaching job was turned 
in for the second time in as many years as head coach by 
Willis Bilderback. Strong with firstclassmen, the team re- 
ceived capable support from these veterans: Bob Fraser, 
Larry Dunne, Al Ryder, Ed Vinje, and John Williams. 


Coach Max Bishop's 1960 Navy baseball 
team was composed mainly of veterans kiidun 
for winninfr. and this season in no way detracted 
from their league-leading tradition. With Chuck 
Davis, Jerry Hill, and Frank Delano on the 
mound, opponents' runs came few and far be- 
tween, while Navy's offense was led by team 
captain Dick Brown at first, Gary Bagnard at 
short, John Pfouts, Arky Vaughn, Joe Bellino, 
and Ail-American Fred Marsh in the outfield. 

Brownie at bat 


Coach Bob Williams, Hunter Gridley, Paul Ploeger, Mike Moynahan, Mike Hornsby, Don 
Boecker. Standing: Cdr. Jones, Herndon Oliver, Bill Catlett, John Diedenhofen, Ralph Hagel- 
barger, manager Bob Manser. V x*^-?/ 

The 1960 golf team was composed of many hold- 
overs from the 1959 squad as well as a few youngsters. 
Mike Hornsby captained the team and other veterans 
from '59 included firstclassman Hunter Gridley, as well 
as secondclassmen Mike Moynahan, Bill Catlett, and 
Mike Moore. Firstclassmen Don Boecker, Paul Ploeger, 
Ed Bailey, Ralph Hagelbarger, and secondclassmen Mike 
Madden and Dick Stengel lent their competitive support 
to make a well-rounded team. 


Cdr. Jones, Team Captain 

Mike Hornsby, Coach Bob 



First boat: Ci)xswain Neal Parker, Pete O'dell, Bob Kennedy. George Brown. Jim Hauser. John Claman, Rusty 
Haves. Dick Moore. John LaVoo. 

Lots of practice 

f ii'ii'li Miiiii I'ritt irtH T^f^n m I -i nt 1 1 n T-fi m- Rii tl 

Since the ' establishment of light- 
weight crew at USNA in 1950, the crews 
have produced some very commendable 
records. The 1960 season saw the team face 
lona College, Harvard, Princeton, Dart- 
mouth, Penn, and participate in the EARC 
under the coaching of Lt. Dave Pratt, 
USMC. The nine firstclassmen who set 
the pace were team captain Harry Butler. 
John Claman, Bill Davidson, Heisey Gard- 
ner, Rusty Hayes. Justin Wickins. Alan 
Williams, Neal Parker, and Charlie Rob- 

First boat: Coxswain Bill Long, Joe Baldwin, Bob Wilson, Al Adier, Pete Bos, Howie Winfree, Gayle Thompson, Skip Sweetser, Bill Parlette. 

The Navy Crew started the 1960 season under the 
direction of Lou Lindsey, who replaced the retiring Rusty 
Callow as head coach. Having lost only one man through 
graduation from the shell that finished fourth in the 
Nation the previous year, Navy's crew was rated as a 
possible Olympic contender. 

Stroked by secondclassman. Joe Baldwin, and bol- 
stered by veteran firstclassmen, Skip Sweetser. Pete Bos, 
and Al Adler, the 1960 crew had much that it could ac- 
complish, and the spirit and means with which it could 
be accomplished. 

So begins another afternoon 

They start 
early and finish 




Varsity Ocean Sailing, a new Naval Academy varsity sport for 1959- 
60 finally won its long struggle for recognition. The team was led by captain 
Rick Johnson and coached by Cdr. Gibson and Lt. j.g. Schoettle. The fall 
season featured the one hundred mile Skipper's Race, and the spring season 
was filled with overnight racing as the Navy boats prepared for competition 
in the classic of East Coast yacht racing, the Newport to Bermuda Ocean 
Race. The skippers making the Bermuda Race were Dave Woodward, Rick 
Johnson, Jerry Cooper, and Tom Hoppin. 

Gunwales awash 

From the cold, blustery days of early March 
right on through to November, Navy's varsity 
dinghy sailing team spent their afternoons practic- 
ing for the big ones and their weekends winning 
them. The sailing skill of Captain Spence Leech 
and crew Bill Powell contributed much to Navy's 
fine showing in every 1959-60 regatta as did the 
patience and expert instruction of coaches Williams 
and Aston. 


Bill Powell, Spence Leech, Lt. Aston 



The tennis team was faced with the largest, and possibly the 
toughest, schedule of recent Navy teams, and was determined to 
make 1960 a winning season. Led by team captain, Dave Houghton, 
lettermen Nick Temple, Mike Willsey, Bill Moore, and Rick Fleugol, 
and with the aid of newcomers Bill Manning, Colin Fox, and Tom 
Quinn, the team was equal to the task. Injected with the knowledge 
and enthusiasm of Coach Bos, the team vowed to cap the season 
with an age old Navy tennis tradition and hand Army its eleventh 
straight tennis defeat at the hands of the midshipmen. 

Nick Temple's backhand. 

Captain Hauphton serves. 



These three pages are dedicated to the average 
midshipman, the man who never f|uite "made the 
varsity" but who put out three seasons a year for 
much less reward than that received by varsity com- 
petitors. There is a great variety of intramural sports 
available for midshipman participation and the pic- 
tures on these three pages are representative of scenes 
which may be seen in the yard any weekday afternoon. 

A spiker . . 

and a slugger 


^. ^, ^^:^9M^'R 1^. -^.S^ 1^' 1^' 1^: ^' 1^ *S: i^: a g 




*%f)i^ sitabium bcbicateb to tfjose tufjo fjabe fierbcb 
anb trjill sierbe - upJ)olber£( of tfje trabitions anb renoUjn of 
tfje i^abp anb Mmnt Corps of tfte Uniteb States. iHap 
it be a perpetual reminber of tfte i^abp anb jUarine Corps 
as; organisations; of men traineb to toorfe (jarb anb to plap 
barb; in toar, befenbers of our freebom; in peace, molbers; of 
our poutf)/' 



Section Edited bv I. FRANCIS BONIFAY 

Naturally the greatest part of the Brigade is composed of the 
underclass. They are its bulk, its spirit, its strength. It is 
they who will someday head the Brigade. It is they whom we 
leave behind hoping we may have helped to guide them in ways of 
the highest ideals of leadership. 

Each class assumes a greater responsibility and a more difficult 
task as it advances in seniority each year. We of the graduating class 
have a vast new world before us with its newness and almost unlimited 
opportunities. For the underclass the next step is not so large, yet - 
there is a step. Every member of every class must take the step with 
an increasing awareness of his duties that he may be prepared for the 
greater strides he may desire to attempt during his career. ^*«^ 

We leave for the underclass a responsibility to the Brigade, to 
the Navy, to the nation. Each succeeding class in its turn will shoulder 
a mandate from the peoples of our country and from the men of our 
Navy that the Naval Academy continue to produce young officers of 
the highest caliber possible. It is oftentimes easy to lose sight of the 
grand ideals we should abide by in the pressing problems of our daily 
routine. But these ideals should never be lost and the underclass must 
learn to appreciate and uphold them always. This requires their every - 
day usage so that every graduate may be aware of their value. This 
responsibility continues from plebe year through graduation, for to 
attempt to absorb all one should know of character and honor in the 
final year is a folly. 

We hope we have led the underclass in a firm, honorable, and 
just manner. We hope they have appreciated the problems and dif- 
ficulties we have met as the senior class at the Academy. When we 
leave at graduation, to you the underclass, we wish a bountiful sup- 
ply of good luck, and hope we have in some way aided or guided you 
in the path of a successful career. 


Vice President 

James R. Tiaa 
Richard R. Oldham 
John D. Piudhomme 
Richard J. Kievit 


Business Manager 

Wilbur 1). Luiisf.ud. Jr 
Anthony E. Dighlon. Jr 



Vice President 

John F. Hewitt 
Henry J. Sage 
Howard S. Pinskey 
Robert W. Deputy 


Editor -in-C hie f 
Business Manager 

Richard A. Riddell 
Thomas S. Althouse 

SECOND CLASS— front row: Kirk, F. M.; Diclz, H. L. ; Kelly. T. M.; Gothic. M. T. : Mitchell. E. E.; Dickey, J. M.; Boyer. J. E. ; Block. N. ; Lunsford. W. D.; Painter. 
C. M. Second row: Zcnyuh, J. V.; Matechak, J.; Barineau, J. N.; Null, J.; Hardisnii, R. P.; Bruno, M. J.; Braendle, J. E. ; Mergncr, J. T. ; Harris, J. W. ; Hux. E. D. 
Third row: Moss, T. J.; Smith, R. W. ; Benedict, J. C. ; Butler, A. H.; Wells. R. P.; Middleton. D. D.; Bryan. E. L. ; Butsko, F. Fourth row: Crabbc. D. V. ; Witinian, 
B. R.; Joyner, J. D. ; Walker, J. A.; Youmans, G. E. ; Kavanagh, J. T. ; Simmons. G. R. 


THIRD CLASS-f™«( row: Jeffers, P. R.; Orriss, D. A.; Pilzer. R. T. ; I.a.lura, N. J.; Powell, D. W.; Trax. L. J.; Hanzel. J. A.; Howe. H. F. ; Tcasdale I. C- f'"' 
.ou-: Toreson. A. H.; Gunyon. R. J.; Verneski, J. C. : Hunsicker, J. E. ; Ingram, C. R.; Burk, W. E.; Duffy, P. A.; Kallus, E. R.; Shoup, L. T Second ro«,: Mather, G A.; 
Hertzfeldt, D. R.: Marshall, J. A.; Pop, J. R. ; Yandrofski, R. M.; Moritz, C. A.; Saunders, P. G. ; Rhodes, D. W. ; English, D. C. ; Duckworth, S. M. Third row: Wilhoit, 
J. C; Tomasic, W. J.; Coleman, R. H.; Burch, T. E. ; Woodruff, P. B. ; Milkowski, G. C; Hickox, O. J.; Archer, E. C. 

R. A.: Enright, 
Bunnell, M. L. 

FOURTH CL\SS-Fror,l row: Hecht, L. M.; Hamilton, W. J.; Lamberth. C. L. ; Hyland. W. W.; Runlz, R. L. ; Hoag. K. A.; Alford, J. W . ; Cunen 
W. K.; Saux, J. E. First row: Lamay, T. V.; Castro, J.; Baker, D. A.; Lopresti, S. J.: Collins, J. S.; ^ ■, , •p w''"\i,n, I R 'S.hwin,. 

Second row: Vermaire, P. J.; Small, W. E. ; Rief, D. C. ; Radford, R. R.; Nickerson, R. G.; Dukes, W. R.; Taylor, W. H.; Keeler R. W.; M.ddlelon. J^R.; bch«>pg 
E. M. Third row: Toth, S. S.; Buckley, T. D.; Thompson, G. H.; Brown, S. R.; Batzel, T. J.; Whitmore, M. K.; Campbell B. F.; Barnum, J. R.; lekary 
Fourth row: Wilkinson, J. G.; Keen, W. R. ; Singler, J. C. ; Fontana, J. D.; Heine, J. K.; Solman, J. B. : Duelfer, D. J.: Asher, J. W.; Adams, P. A.; Abate. 
McAnnally, J. A. 

R. L. 
R. P.; 

SECOND CLASS— fronf row: Kane. C. R.; Vinson, C. R.; Chapla. P. A.; Tipton, J. l..; Drain, D. A.; Walker, J. E.; Fulton, W. L. ; Lundquist, D. G. ; Hyatt, D. A.; 
Penny, D. C. First row: Labyak, P. S. ; Wagner, G. F. A.; Bird, W. J.; Mettler. J. H.; iNatter, J. T. ; Levings, W. K.; Gray, V. S. ; Richarde, H. M. Second row: 
Jordan, W. A.; Brems, R. A.; Kile, T. J.; Norton, C. K. ; Vaughan, T.; Koch, J. P.; Heckman, R. P.; Ritt, D. A ; Beallc, W. E. Third row: MacKenzie, D. B.; Keenan, 
T. D.; Kiernan, D. S.; Hauser, J. N. ; Mann, E. B. ; Soechtig, S. A.; Knotts, S. R.: Harris, L.; Herriott, J. A. 

THIRD CLASS— from row: Valerio, J. J.; Bcncvidps. J. M.: Pappas. C. J.; P.lull. K. P.; Kcnihle, D. H. ; Durkin, W. B. : Di-mcliuk, F. ; Sprouse, D. H.; Grafton, J. G.; 
Plaugher, C. E. First row: Winn, P. C; Kooney, T. M.; Martin, L. L. ; Frankenberge, K.: Nii hols. D. B.; Guiffroda. R. N.; Jones, S. H.: Connell, J. G. ; Hubbard, 
J. C. Second row: Wasserman. R.; Murray, T. R.; Harlnian. W. A.; Thompson, T. K.; Wiglit, W. H. : Gruber, J. D.; Rosengrcn, N. B. ; Sutelan. D. K. Third row: Ross, 
R. D.; Rosdahl, R. E.; Lynch, T. W. ; Rcimann, R. H.; Worlhington. G. R.; Anderson, T. ; Bailey, A. E. 

FOURTH CLASS— front row: DeSantis, A. F.; Borlet. R. A.; Alitt, B. E. ; Williams, li. H.; Gihinan, G. M.; Bands. L. A. W.; BraDnon. J. A.; Wallers, R. F.; Lewis, 
J. W. ; Fisher, B. D. First row: Lachata, D. M. ; Johnson, P. W. ; Morra. J. 0.; Kollkc. R. A.; Gushue, W.. Jr.; Walsh. E. L. ; Carter, J. O. ; Hellawell, G. A.; Doll. 
L. A.; Del Gaizo, T. J. Second row: Van Arsdall, C. J.; Fraser, D. L. ; Seay, A. M.; Kearns. R. J.; Maclin. C. S.; Fossella, J. F. ; Adams, G. R.; Gnanka, C. T. ; Clark. 
D. M. Third row: Moore, R. B.; Witter, R. L. ; Perkinson, B. T. ; Frazer. C. D. ; Egnn. J. S.; Freeman, E. R.; Hughes, W. C. ; Arvcdlund, R. E. ; Goodwin. F. E. 
Fourth row: Praeger. D. K. ; Benchca, T. ; Lents, J. M.; Polli, J. J.; Bunnell. M. D.; Abbev. D. L. ; Gregory. F. C. ; Reidell, J. S.; McQuown, M. J. 


SECOND CLASS— First row: Kuhla, C. B. ; Bullene, R.; Knudsen, D. A.; Foord, R. L. ; Seraly, G. J.; Harper, G. C.; Salko, A. Ill; Meadows, J. W. ; Bradley, M. D.; Sowa, 
W., Jr. Second row: Bowen, R. G.; Skirpan, R. N. ; Bronk, D. M. ; Harl, J. A.; Ferriso, P. W.; Mack, J. A. Ill; Champlain, J. G.; Schmidt, R. E.; Wright, D. J. 
Third row: Holcorab, C. C.; Freney, M. A.; Johnson, T. B.; Henault, E. L. ; Shower, A. J.; Morrow, F. A.; Kennedy, J. P. Fourth row: Gambacorta, F. M., Jr.; 
Williams, D. D. Ill; Lemke, L. C. ; Campbell, A. F. ; Herlihy, J. P.; Dunn, R. J.; Traa, J. R.; Winfree, H. T. 

THIRD CLASS— first row: Jackson, J. B. ; Wilson, Z. Q.; Newton, R. I.; Stokes, S. R. ; DiAiso, R. J.; Roze, U. R. ; Kiehle, J. H.; Kaczmarczyk, W. J.; Jordan, J. F. 

Cluck, J. M. Second row: Karabasz, F. F.; Sapp, N. C; Yohanan, R. R.; Smith, R. W.; Hutchinson, R. D. ; Butler, J. H.; DeMarco, R. V.; Bell, R. I.; Doty, W. B. 

Henry, R. J. Third row: Clcater, J. F.; Baylcss, T. H.; Sommers, A. E.; Cotton, D. L. ; Beard, E. D. ; Waite, R. IV; Hughes, W. A. Fourth row: Schropp, J. W. ; Duch 
worth, K. J.; Fuller, J. D.; Olson, P. R.; Brown, J. R.; Fultz, J. M.; Schwartz. H. W.; Farber, M. J. 

FOURTH CLASS— first row: Nelson, J. W. ; Trucsdcll, J. M.; Grceniiscn, D. P.; Moss, C. S.; Scay, C. W. ; Favor, J. M. ; 
Wills, R. J.; Tclfer, C. B.; Mazetis, G. R.; Gustafson. W. C. Sfcontl row: Smith, G. ; Riclitcr, S. W. ; OrloKski, R. F. ; Robcrls. 
W. S.; McCord, M. W.; Hart, J. C. ; Deuttrman, T. T.; Witcraft, W. R.; Warren, R. D.; Stone, J. F. Third row: Pcrryman, 
R. v., Jr.; Williams, M. V.; Newton, R. G.; .Maxticld, K. R.; Marik, C. W.; Kinncar, R. J.; Jones, D. R.; Milos, R. J.; Kaiser, 
F. H., Jr. Faurlh row: Stageiiian, J. H. II; Dctwiiltr, J. H.; Cierwonky, J. H.; Griggs, A. 1..; Fiori, M. P.; Bucll, K. R.; 
Eichorsi, B. D.; Hudspeth, R. T. ; Schaeter, R. A. Filth row: Mclntvrc, J. F. ; Roccrs, R. U. : Henncit, R. I,.; Dinan, J. J.. 
Jr.; Tenk, K. M.; Musilano, C. M.; McCarthy, C. B., Jr.; Odnrn, J. E. ; Meyers, D. W. ; Meredith, I). C. 


R. W. Malone. USN 



SECOND CLASS — First rote: Roman. S. E. ; \ azc|Uez. A,; Lewis, F. E.; Morrison, H. L.; Broiisscau, A. R.; Bricken, J. M.; 
Carlson, E. T. ; West, D. P.; Bennett, A. J.; Albert, B. W. Second row: Sherer, R. W.; MrFadden, A. J.; Byrd, W. Z. ; 
Zittel, D. R.; Morency, D. C. ; Edson, J. H.; Mays, G. G. ; Dean, D. T. ; Sclichter, E. F. ; Swisher, A. J.; Gardner, J. R. 
Third roiv: Preston, M. J.; Wood, K. K.; Hay, J. A.; Blann, J. E.; Flesher, E. E.; DePartee, N. C; Kagel, C. T.; Lamade. 
I. S.; Overfield. N. W.: Bledsoe, C. R. 



R. E. Gibson. USMC 


THIRD CLASS— front row: Koeber, C. J.; Spofford, B. A.; Perrill, F. E.; Muncer. J. W. ; Stephenson. W. W. : Malavc. P. M.; Cole, R. P.; Birindclli. J. B.; Vin- 
cent, W. L, ; Schroller, K. W. First row: Pfingstag, W, C. ; Green, H. C; Aceba], J. C; Armstronp, J. J.; ShaiT), C. L. ; Batts, C. J.: Scifers, L. V.; Sarsfield. 
P. J.; Grant, L. R.; Brown, G. E. Second row: Chauncey, G. A.; Nelson, P. J.; Sullivan, M. E.; Laughlin, C. E. ; Knubel, J. A.; Patterson, W. B. ; Costcllo, J. N. ; 
Huff, D. E.; Maloney, E. F. Third row: Steele, B. O. ; Newell. M. T. ; Brandt. D. B. ; Barber, R. K.; Greenwood, I.. R.; O'Connor, M. B. : McWIiinney, R. T.; Owen. T. J. 

FOURTH CLASS- fi>5( row: Kopenlioffer. J.; Kev. W.; Curtin. A. J.; Morgan. J.: Sell. C. F. ; Nolan. G. F. ; Hoper. A. E.: Kinncv. H. V.; King. G. : OL.arv. C. Second 
row: Palen. D. G. ; Walther. A. E.; Fisher. J.; Radik. F. M. ; DiFillipo. J.; Hogan, W. ; Kahrs. J. }I. Ill; Kotowski. J.: Varanini. E.; Moore. D. B. A.; Wilkes, P.; 
Holme;;. F. C; Hartford, E. S. Third row: CarniicliacI, U'., Jr.; Winans. R. L.; Bachman, R.; Bradv, E. C. ; Long. H. ; McCarthy. M.; Lasswell. J. B. ; .\tkinson. L. R. : 
May, n.: McDonald, J. J., Jr.; Heins, R.; Brown, R. B. ; Kolbe. E.; Bell. H. L. Fourth row: Conlcv. D. .\L ; Wroblcwski. F. M. ; Applin. H. : Shields, E. J.; Karpinski. 
W. J.; Miller. T. ; Christiansen, D.; Scott, C. W. ; Womble, T. ; Dorman. M. H. ; Isger, A. A. 

SECOND CLASS— fronf tom- : Willolis. L. J.; Dighlnn. A. E.; Sirlbaih, C. K.; Dukr. C. W.: Cams. \. S. ; Royslon. W. D. C. ; Welch, J. M.: Van Sickle, K. L. ; 

Duff, F. D.; Christ, f.. U'. Second row: Derby, R. T. ; Hellauer, J. C; I'l.ilrasky. C. H.; Tucker, T. O. ; Bartholomew, C. A.; Emmerich, W. S. ; Brown, F. M.; Smith, 

C. W. : Desrosiers, A. J. Third row: Stratiert, H. N.; Burroughs. W. J.; Butler, J. \.; Cole, I. C; Mines, T. W. ; Alpcr, D. M.; Eckcrl, T. R.: S.indefer. H. L. 
Back row: Jones, F. A.; Bariek, L. R.; Morris, C. H. O. ; Flagg, W. F. ; Mitchell, T. W.; I.cCornu, J. 

TIIIHD CLASS— firsl row: Greer, G. W. ; Losoya. R.; Cheshrougli. G. I..; ArlioKasl. W. I,.: Smith. W. R.; Sundbcrg. A. P.; Yandell. I.. A.: Harcns. R. J.; B^^ll.■s. 
I". N. : Tansey, P. M. Second row: Norman, T. A.; Senn, L. E. ; Yannartlla. A. M.; Brnwii, N. W. ; Monney, N. T. ; Frederick, R. E.; Maje»ki. R. A.: Acrehack. C. T. : 
I.ojko. B. A.; Smith, F. J. Third row: Vanornum, J. H.; Stolgilis. W. C; Watcrbnrv, .1. E.; Warthin. J. €.; Everett. R. F. ; Theis, J. H.: Epley, T. F.; Howd. D. P.; 
Hanlev, J. J.; Hughes. F. W. Fourlh row: Brooks. I.. A.; Huglies, J.; Soderbur,;. J. Covington. W. E.; Munson. J. H.: Googins. B. R.; Kellev. P. M.: Mc- 

Caliill, D. F. : lliget. D. I.. 

FOURTH CLASS- f;>s( rou : White. P. R.: P.dlard. J. E. ; Schanlz. J. M.: Alley, C. I).: I'alaez. J. G. : Rank. J. \. : OBri.n. T. J.: O'Conner. P. M. : kilhan. J. E.; 
O'Clarav, D. G.; DeMoss. W. R. Second row: Ruble. R. S. ; Harsh. T. L. : Williamson. J. K.; Tanis. R. N. ; Crover. H. R.; Wing. B. L. : Wright. M. S. : Wildnian. 
R. A.: Schweid. R. L.; Weathers. E. A. Third row: Leever. G. R. : Barih. P. L. : Laiiry. C. P.; Minler. C. S. ; Waterlill. J. H.; Hutter. G. R.: Dillon. J. H.: Lvneh. C. 
S.; Glassner. A. Fourth row: Hood. J. M.; Lablonde, C. J.; Ross, B. F. ; Puekctl. D. B. : Marsden. P. S. ; Harvey. J. M.; Strahan. T. W.: Musbach. E. J. Fifth 
row: Thorlin, P. S. ; Schaefer, C. E.; Turner. J. R.; McCloy, H. M.; Shaw, R. D. ; Aurella. J. P.: Anderson. R. G. ; Hall. T. F. 


THIRD CLASS— front row: I.acranducr. L. B. ; Bar 

„ „^ . ..„^. ... „arron, H. A.; Corcoran, J. F. ; Tortora, C. ; Liacopolous. V. P.; Barr, M. L.; Boor, R. O.; Mercer, T. A.; Brown, J. S. ; 

Campbell, F. H. II. Second row: Golwas, P. G. : Carter, W. M.; Ripley, J. W. ; O'Sullivan, E. J.; Zaccagnino, A. J.; Parlrick, R. E.; Brown, J. M.; Bowers, H. C. ; 
Gaiivin, W. A. Third row: ToiUl, T. S.; Nowcll, H. T. ; Haugen, R. G. ; John, J. R. : Manno, S. F. ; Tunc, C. L. ; Benton, S. H. ; McWhite, P. B. ; Brunelle, W. T. ; Mc- 
Kcnzic, D. K. Fourth row: Thatcher, P. D. ; Clover, W. F. H. Ill; Hardy, R. E. ; Jones, D. F. ; Covey, R. W. ; Estcll, W. A.; Harvey, P. R.: Stackhouse. L. R.; Kammer- 
dciner, R. N. ; Dalton, W. A. 


FOURTH CLASS— first rou ; Mechan. W. I.; I.angley, H. F. ; Gridcr, G. W.; Harmon. M, J.; S. M.; Hancy, T. B. ; Koehn. J. R.; Maines, G. E. ; Carroll. 
J. R.; McNulty, T. J. Second row: Kennedy. W. L. ; Byrnes. R. P.; Sanger. K. T. ; .Newton, R. C. ; .\nderson. M. V.; Dean. V. E. ; Graham. W. E.; Shay. G. E. Third 
row: Salmon. H. P.; Simpleman. L. L.; Hillgaertner. W. W.; Dehnert. C. E.; Pierce, W. C. ; Pleier. J. R. ; Hollenack. W. R. Fourth row: Wright. P. E. ; Barton. 
C. E.; Featlierstone. P. A.; Bryant, R. B.; Ferencic, S. H.; Russell, T. V. Fifth row: Blsckledge, NI. A.; NIcycr, T, E. ; ICcllcrhouse, C. W.j Anderson, R. ICj GuthriCi 
S. D.; Wyttenbach, R. H.; Waters, P. D. Sixth row: Tozour, D. O. ; Shute. D. C; Shelley. M. H.; Dohrman. J. W.; Hitzelberger, D. A.; Cuiiiss, L. M.; Saqui, R. M. 


SECOND CLASS— first row: Lowack, F. /. ; Boyd, C. S. ; Spencer, A. W. ; von Radesky, C. W. R.; Kiel, J. A.; Karcher, V. A.; Rhodes, W. D. ; Kuhn, H. E. ; Home, 
R. M.; Liebler, S. D. Second row: Forsythe, J. K.; Morris, J. C, Jr.; Quarles, J. M. ; Metzler, C. P.; Bickncll, J. E.; Williams, N. M., Jr.; Willimon, H. P., Jr.; Craig, 
K. G. Third row: Martin, H. P.; Kuester, A. W. ; Long, M. H.; Taft, R. P., Jr.; Rolhwell, R. B. ; Sniezek, J. H. ; Irlbeck, D. H.; Hawkins, R. O., Jr. Fourth row: 
O'Donnell, J. T. ; Mercado, C. E.; Glavis, G. O. ; Schmidt, H., Jr.; Straw, E. M. ; Hicks, W. D., Jr.; Hofford, R. F. ; Smith, A. E. 


THIRD CLASS— first roiv : Mancini. li. T.; }Iunt, P. D. ; Huff. G. 1..; Fulton, A. C; Rector, E.; Baker, J. R.; Kszvstyniak, J. E.; Giles, R. E. ; liosscr, R. L.; Hughr*, 

F. F. Second row: Wicks, F. C; Argo, J. T. ; Lotion, T. C.; Thursby, W. R.; Chavanne, W. G.; Johnston, T. F. ; Wallin, S. R.; Corbalis, F. F. ; Maness, A. R.; 

Martineau, R. G. Third row: Beedle, R. E.; Maclsaac, P. C. ; Beasley, F. C. ; Ruff, J. C. ; Masella, J. V.; Tasli, A. R.; Cossaboon, E, E.; Kendrigan. J. R. ; Ericson, 
J. K. Fourth row: Morrell, R. G. ; Salyards, G. M. ; Miga, M. J.; Beasley, R. D.; Madalo, M. ; Tabb, H. A.; Heffernan, T. J.; Larsen, J. E. 

FOLRTH CLASS— first roit-: Tomlin, R. D. ; Patterson, L. B.; Cargill, L. B.; Farnquisi, L. T. ; Pearson, R. J. HI; VanHorn, J. B. ; Wcidnian. K. L. ; Hoc. C. A. 
Optekar, P. S.; Adriasola, L. A. Second row: Aulcnbacli, T. H.; RoUosson. R. L. ; Hopkins, I. G.; Fischer, J. N. ; Hanson. O. 0.; Beck. W. J. HI; Parker, A. H. Ill 
Morrow. D. C: Daranius. N. T.. Jr. Third row: Merkel, A. N. ; Barney, W. C: Bryan, C. C. ; Runquist, L. H. : Revere, S. P.; Storz, E. F. ; Laird. R. R. Fourth row 
Scanlon, J. J.; Calhoun, R. J.; Curtice, S. R.; Bender, J. C. ; Wittnian, W. A.; Smitli. T. J.; Rinc. J. E. P.; Smellv. A. R. Fifth row: Warshaw. J. .M.; Dranttel. J. G. 
Davey. F. L. ; Konold, D. \^ ., Jr.: Keniiv. H. J.; Love. G. P. MI; Mullen. G. M. 

SECOND CLASS— front row: Lepo, S. J.; Momni, J. A.; Shew, J. E.; Rattan, J. D. ; Elliott, J. K. ; Zalkan, R. L.; Sullivan, D. A.; Lantz, H. J.; Dunsmoor, E. W., Jr.; 
Wenzel, G. M. First row: Smith, P. N. ; Smith, J. P., Jr.; Filley, C. C. ; Clary, M. D.; Stebbins, C. V.; Green, E. L. ; Ardavany, R. A.; Abbitt, J. B. Second row: Chiras. 
D. P.; Gastrock, B. A.; Kulesz, J. J.; Glover, R. P.; Frelich, A. W. ; Reich, N. K.; Pearson, J. D.; Moffelt, P. V. Third row: Olsen, R. A.; Robbins, C. B. ; 
Prichard, J. L. ; Koch, L. N. ; Smith, R. H. ; Rambo, V. A.; Decker, J. P. W. ; Smith, J. A. 

THIRD CLASS— First row: Thomas, E. C. ; Young, R. W. ; Zsigalov, S. J.; Riley, P. W.: Galloway, T. L. ; Stone, T. E.; Slowikowski, W. F. ; Bczanson, R. H.; 
Ghirardi. L. F. ; Kurshan, D. (n) . Second row: Schwcizcr, G. W. ; Labriola. J. M.; Wcstbrook, R. E. ; Gaffney, F. J.; Brennan, W. J.; Sewell, C. A.; Powers, J. B.; 
Rarouillal, R. N. ; Creighton, C. B. Third row: Tieman, M. C; Fink, C. M. : Crowley, E. J.; Boss. R. A.; Marrical, A. R.; Pratt, T. R.; Zumbro, P. E.; Ferriter, 
N. M.; Townscnd, J. T. ; Urick, W. J. Fourth row: Nelson, S. E. ; Cullcn, W. E. ; White, J. A.; Mallcn, F. H. ; Crawford, R. L.; Dodson, J. E. ; Letteney, L. K.; 
White, R. J. 

FOURTH CLASS— fro/1/ rou-: I). H.; Kirkpatrick, M. H. ; Hurlork. H. J.; Mi K.nna, K. E. ; Trani, Y. K.; D.g.iliaii. V. E.; Cla.j, R. R.; Mapl<>. C. T.: Slcphan, 
D. G. ; Mosrovis, M. J. First toil: Garcia. A. A.; Gorman. L. M. ; Cooper. R. E.: Field, J. 1).; Cilroy, V. J.: Morcan, J. C. ; Sullivan. K. F. ; Marsh, W. L.; Greene, 
D. L.; Wilson, M. H. Second row: Scanland, T. B. ; Campbell, W. H. ; Cumforl, C. C; Krayniak, J.; Muran, W. P.; Bronne, P. .\.; Linn, L. E. ; Eissing, F. E. ; Har- 
mon, J. S.; Mahclona, H. K. Third rou: Burns, W. R.; Farrin, G. P.: Fields, J. R.; Bolton, R. W. ; Miller, C. M.; Jordan, C. C. ; Mermalis. A. M.: Schufelt. C. U. 
Fourth row: Meneghelli, L. A.; Kane, R. E.; Moon, K. W.; Kelley, T. U.; Myron. T. J.; Waueh. P. T.: Anderson. W. P. 


SECOND CLASS— Bottom row: Seneff. G. N.: Wagnon, W. O. ; Mackey, W. F. ; Perry, G. B. ; Lee, W. L. ; Mayian, S. M.; Miller, J. B. Ill; Cheaure, A. L. ; Donn, 
A. H.; Diamond, E. L. Second row. Lara, H. L. ; Ditlrich, M. S.; Nelson, E. C. ; Mueller, J. B. ; Long, W. C.; Gardner, C. E.; Waggoner, M. H.; Doherty, D. E. Third 
rou: Chapman, E. W. ; Gray, R. M. ; Arnold, J. C; Sandrini, L. M.; Churchill, B. W. ; Phillips, J. A.; Salinas, J. E. ; McNicholas, T. M.; Yurkovic. L. S. Fourth roic : 
West, F. J.: Kiffcv, A. K.; Kemmeler, J. A.; Ciambatisia, F. D. : Greenwood, P. W. ; Merrill, P. W.; Moore, M, W.; Kelly, A. G. 


THIRD CLASS— fi>5( row: Sramek, J. S., Jr.; W .hn.r, J. 1,.; Rice, R. B.; Ditchcy, R. L. ; Aganiaite. J. N. ; Bostwick, S. H.; Marirnlhal, G.. Jr.; Bales, R. C; 
Howard, W. M., Jr.; French, T. P.. Jr. Second row: Reed, G. A.; Hayes, R. J.; Ewert, L. E.; McNeill, D. R.; Hafncr, A. N. ; Winter, W. L.; Fuller. J. P.; Arnest, 
C. S.; Delphin, B. R. Third roic : Arthur, J. R.; Tomchak, J. K.; Valentine, G. E. ; Hayhurst, E. L. ; Updegrove, K. R.; Kelly, J. P.; Lehmiller, D. J.; Sontheimer, R. M. 
fourth row: Farrell, E. R.; Falkenbach, R. W. ; Grafton, P. S. ; Hinklc, J. C.; Fllis, J. R.; Copley, D. R.; Keller, I). C. 

FOURTH CLASS— firjf row: Casaquite. P. L. ; Fishburn. C. G., Jr.; Geigcr, P. D. ; Howell, G. C.; Guest, G. R.; Roncy, J. A.; Crctchcn. M. M. ; Wall, J. C. ; Ne«l, M. E. 
Cook. J. T. Second row: Stewart, J. P.; Hull, D. N.; Celebrezze, A. J., Jr.; Finney, R. P.; Reed, J. R.; Jonlry, M. J.; Warren, C. B., Jr.; ReinhardI, K. G., Jr. 
Koczur, D. J.; Kelso, J. R. Third row: Sutherland, F. G. ; Robbins, C. B.; Harken, J. L. ; Slowell, R. }L, Jr.; Ericsson, H. G., Jr.; Robertson, T. J.; Baldwin, G. A. 
Lenz. B. B.; Slarira, J. P.; Welch, R. I. Fourth row: Ker, K. R.; Scherocman, J. A.; Martinsen, G. T. ; Clark, T. C; Sutton, P. W. ; Marsh, L. R. ; Newton, J. L. 
Campbell, R. L. Fifth row: Westgard, C. T. ; Millen, J. D. ; Pennington, C. A.; Carroll. J. F., Jr.; Kozak. K. M. : Rogers, D. T. 

SECOND CLASS— ffonf row: Brennan, F. J.; Tulodicski, J. F.. Jr.; Bralschi, G. W. ; Allen, B. E., Jr.; Bodiford, L. J.; Schin, R. P.; Robinson, J. J.; Anderson, L. F. 
Korsmo, T. B. ; Dunning, C. R. first row: Whitaker, W. D.; Oleata, E. A.; Bardeschewski, W. P.; Blackinton, C. H. ; Beem, P. A.; Jacobs, R. B.; Grubb, R. G. 
Drustrup, J. M.; Laufersweiler, W. J. III. Second row: French, J. L., Jr.; Farley, D. G.. Jr.; Wilkes, G. V. Ill; Smith, L. E.; Stryker, D. H. ; Delozier, P. G. ; Theroux 
G. D.; Brooks, W. T. ; Maiden, J. C, Jr.; Knight, D. Third row: Kline, R. L. ; Griffith, J. R.; Herzog, R. F. ; Long, G. U. ; Stackhouse, C. D. ; Dishon, L. E. : Dew 
hirst, G. H.; Barnes, F. S. ; Caviness, R. J.; Carlson, G. L. ; Dillon, D. B. 

THIRD CLASS— fronf row: Heine, W. A.; Nichols, R. E., Jr.; Gamboa, J. C. ; Procopio, J. G. ; Bclton, D. C; Wyly, M. D.; Gugger, D. E.; Huchthausen, P. A.; 
Spane, R. J.; Ketner, B. R. First row: Wheeler, S. E.; Clark, V. R. ; Hurst, P. D. ; Dennis, C. H. ; HoUaday, D. R.; Shaw, J. W., Jr.; Griggs, S. D.; Jowers, N. G. ; 
Warner, E. L. III. Second row: Lee, R. N. ; Feeney, H, J. Ill; Nelson, D. J. C; Dommers, R. W.; Lorenzen, M. W.; LeGrande, L. C; Bourland, D. L.; Stanley, W. E. ; 
Roscnbach, B. H. Third row: Olson, H. D. ; Nystrom, S. C; Jollev. J. N., Jr.; Kosrh, C. A.; Chamberlin. H. B. Ill; Webb, E. W. ; Reiling. V. G.. Jr.; Blesch, J. M 

▼ FOURTH CLASS— />oni rote: Bridgeman. li. J.; Karson, J. I..; I'attirsDn , B. L. ; Small, S. M.; Leeper, J. E. ; Calvano, C. N. 

Buck, E. F.; Doherty, D. C. : Buelow, R. W. ; Dcegan, R. L. FirH row: Noah, W. H.; Hammaktr, R. A.; HeUprr, C. F. 

Collins, D. M.; Dickersop, M. L. ; Oliver, D. R.; Kltinttlilt. R. F. ; Hinkle, S. H.; Hendrickson, R. M. ; Musi, k, G. M. 

Earner, W. A. Second row: Donegan, J. J.; Ellison, W. T.; Newberry, J. P.; Breen. A. L. ; Kelcham, R. D. ; Kelt, R. E. 

Green, T. R.; Spear, M. J.; Anderson, R. I). Third row: Whalen, F. R.; Bahr, H. E.; Diesem, J. W.; Schall, H. E. 

Heard, W. B. ; Boley, J. R. ; Rulafld, W. B. ; Hahn, W. D. Fourth row: Augur, R. M.; Brysacz, J. N.; Colslon, M. G. 
Flanagan, D. V.; Hantl, J. H.; Bingeniann, D. A.; Oatway, H.; Williamson, M. S. 



SECOND CLASS— fronf row: Prudhomme, J. D. ; Trice, W. H.; Hulme, N. D. ; Bubeck, C. R.; McLaren, J. M.; Simpson, R. V.; Fitts, W. W. ; Cavanaugh, J. V. 
Jones, M. H. ; Comiskey, G. A. First row: Chang, M. H. ; Morgan, R. A.; Dcgavre, T. T.; Oppenheimer, P. J.; Osteen, R. G.; Hahn, H. F. ; Cleveland, D. G. 
Benjamin, W. F. Second row: Kievet, R. J.; Grace, V. K. ; Kelly, R. F. ; Stem, D. J.; Goodall, R. A.; Onorati, R. P.; Schwirlz, H. J; Romine, M. M. Third row 
McLaughlin, R. J; Wiley, J. J.; Luper, J. A.; Parker, D. M. ; Cassels, B. B. ; Sullivan, J. M. 

THIRD CLASS— /■ront row: Maurcr, J. H.; Fryer, C. W.; Blegstad, G. C. ; Levtis, R. J.; Trimmer, R. A.; McNeal, R. J.; Marshall. F. G. ; Torbil, J. B. ; Sloat, J. W. 

Bowers, C. H. First row: Clement, D. A.; Davis, A. T. ; Dawson, R. G. ; Wolfe. J. P.; King, D. M.: MacDonald. R. L. ; Kenny, J. J.; Chambers, R. H.; Streit, J. M. 

Donahue, J. W. Second row: Krehely, D. E. ; Steen, G. S. ; Sage. H. J.; nuihh.ilz, B. R.; Hilchborn, J. B.; Heiskcll, L. L. ; Kennedy, R. S. ; West, D. C. 
Jacobson, K. B. ; Stein, C. W. 

l-ULHlll CLASS— fron( rou : Misuk, 1'. 1).; llarlir, G. P.: .M..,,r.-, \l. 1'.; sioui, M. U. : McLi.jrv, M. W ., Jr.; CiiUiii. 
K. L.; Pinnekcr, J. L. ; Newkirk, C. K.; Hoalick, II. R.; Myri. k. li. M. First row: Kabert, D. L. ; Moss. J. D. ; Anderson, 
D. M.; Umphrey, W. L. ; Daughters, M. P.; Cunn, W. T. Ill; Wielandt, F. M.; Buslamante, C. J.; Patlcrson. C. E.; Cole, 
W", E. Second rote: \^'iIson, A. S. ; Hull, H. M.; Ruckner, E. A.; Vogel, F. W. ; Cunningham, J. H. Ill; Niscwancr, K. 
W.; I.ynnc, J. S.; Johnston, J. M. Third row: Yarborousli, M. E. ; Frisbie, R. T.; Cox. L. C, Jr.; Sickcl, W. F. ; 
Wallacr, M. T. ; Puckctt. T. C. ; Mungcr. C. D. ; McLaury, J. B. Fourth row: Terwilliger, J. R. ; Sleuart. W. J.; Brccdc. 
W. J. Ill; Carol], J. M.; I.rake, D. ; Graliani, L. L., Jr.; Galh.wav. C. E.; Jones. T. H. ; Reynolds. D. 


T. R. Cotton. Jr.. USN 




Lieutenant Commander 
R. H. Smith. Jr.. USN 

SECOND CLASS— First row: Kruegcr, B. E.; Farbcr, F. A.; Hodde. J. D.; Joyncr. A. K.;, A. D.; Sollile, B. J.; Sanders, R. L. ; Lewis, B. C; Sullivan. 
D. J.; Freeland, S. T. Second row: Dean, A. 1..; Zimmerman, K. A.; Nccdham, W. H.; Smith, R. C; Landin, L. L. ; Kcesey, P. R.r Wylie, W. J.; Melenyzer, G. G. ; 
Maybach, A. A. Third row: Gollahon, C. R.; Rowc, A. E.; Demas, J. G.; Williams, J. R.; Smith, W. L. ; Ernst, C. M.; Markley, T. M.; O'dea, K. L. Fourth row: 
Dugan, T. P.; Smith, J. M. ; Bowser, G. F.; Kraus, W. A.; Gregg, D. G. ; Burgard, R. L.; Eddins, C. W. 


THIKD CL.\SS~First row: Seelig, M. A.; Whitney, H. K.; Windham, D. 1). M.; Thomas, P. W.; Gaul, J. H.; Patlcn M J.; Bond ^ C. ; Watkms, D t T.rado. 
G. v.; Fulghum, R. E. Second row: Brandon, H. T. ; Werlock, J. P.; Degroot, R. H. ; Halheway, A. L. ; Andrews, M K.; Dav.s, E. A.; Langc, D L ; '".llips 1. U., 
Delesie, J. C; Knnt^. R. P. Thnd row: Burns. R. M.; GaUagher, T. D.; Carroll, J. P.; Goebel. D. M.; Hicks, R.L.; Fulton. W. J' ;/-°<'«"^V7''V„'^V^, ' 
G. S.; Wood, J. G. Fourth row: Wunderly. W. L.. Jr.; Ferkr.. J. R.: Shore. D. R. ; DuMont. T. J., Jr.; Hesser. W. A.; Nash. M. A.; Cleland. G. M. HI; Thomassey. L. E., 
Stubbs, W. O. 

FOURTH CLASS-fim row: Fitzgerald, J. E.; Gunn. W. D.; Berckenbosch. H. R.; Hawkins. D. C.; Shol.z. G F ; Turner. E "/J •^'^"f^' V" £ . BennC F L ; 

kinson. E. J.; Wilson. W. C. Second row: Nadolski. M. E.; Stiles, G. J.; Miles, D. B. ; Johnston T.W.; bchroeder. R F. ; j-' ' f £. Swinburne H H 

Bell. D. J. Third row: Williams. T. E.; Smith. W. J.; MeBride, E. F.; Phillips, J. R.; Sloan. T. R.; Ha,,scn. W. L.: Gregory. R. O. P- = .^"^f " r. 

Fourth row: Edge. -J.'; Campbell. C. L. ; Thompson. L. H. ; Vaughn. R. E.; Pelinos. A Ag^ bhanle,-^ R J.; R"'^"'!''- /%^.^{, " V " K 

Fifth row: Roberts W. J.; McKenzie. W. F.; Naiva. W. A.; Henghold. W. M.; Jones. R. C.; Weaving. E. J.; Krohne. T. K. ; Ryan, P. J.. B.all, J. iv. 


>tLO.NU CLASS — tront roll; Allegrelli, J. J.; Quarltriiiaii, J. M., Jr.; I'aluniLu, V. J.; .Mock, S. N. ; Kliiiupp. 
W. F. II: Keller. E. L. : Madden, M. J.; Clark, W. B. ; Rush, D. L. ; Lyman, C. \V., Jr. First roiv : Helton. W. C. : 
Wade, H. A.; Holben, N. E. ; Harden, H. E. ; Hjelm, V. S.; Roman, S. R. ; Boudov, M. H. ; McGinley, E. S. Ill; 
Guerriero, D. P.; Myers, D. J. Second row: Waldorf, K. W. ; Price, L. H. ; Hill, V. L., Jr.; Allen, J. B.; Nichol. 
R. D.; Thorell, C. S. ; Nowotny, L J.; Third row: Kleindorfer, P. R.; Eldredge, W. R.; Stebbins, W. L.; Gesswein, 
P. S., Jr.; Pigeon, N. B. ; Furtaw. F. A.; DiiBois, D. H. II; Smith, J. B. 


THIRD CLASS— front row: Vopelak, R. J.; Maley, M. D. ; Chace, A. B.; Waterman, G. R. 
T. R.; Messer, J. S. First roui : Cornfortli, C. M. ; Judge, C. V.; Gintcr, H. A.; Miller, D. G.; 
T. I. Second row: Roll, W. R.; Sand, J. C; Nair, S. E. ; Gunlork, T. R.; Conner, M. O. 
Pearce, J. W. ; Sullivan, J. P.; Nerup, R. K. ; Mullins, D. L. ; Murphy, T. F. ; Muslin, T. M. 

Hamly, F. N. ; Smith, W. R. H. ; Hehncn, M. T. ; Monroe, H. J.; Ycatts, 

Goldsberry, J. R. ; UUmann, H. J.; Jones, P. J.; Ise, W. H.; Eastwood, 

Sherman, J. D.; Sisk, R. M.; Owen, M. A. Third row: Gage, W. R.; 
Mclvin, P. C. 

FOURTH CLASS-fron, row: Fontaine, R. G. ; Vaughan, G. D.; Worcester, J. B.; White, D. M-'. Coester, S. H.; Schenk, R A. ; Machens, R J^'o-, C. Shea» r 

D. R.; Takabayashi, G. Firs, row: Nobbs, R. G.; Sherman, A.; Reemelin, T. E. : Dade, T. B . ; Hil E. J : Durfee, D. : Q"'" P. D. , Pctronmo A.,^lcl,uu 
K. R. Polich, R. Second row: Hidy, D. R.; Cogswell, T. M.; Wakefield, R. G. ; Bracy, M B.; He.lman A. L. ; Emerson D. C^: , '-^^''-gh,,, ' ' p °V 

R. H. Peroni..P. R. Third row: Donelan, J. 0.; Colyer. J. M. ; Baunigart, S. W.; Heslop T C; Brmkley, • .^'o^d'no, S R^^^^^^^ M. G. , Byrne,, U. 

Fourth row: Meyett, F. E.; Donovan, C. A.; Dabich, E.; Pawlyk, W. K.; Browne, V. G. ; O'Brien, T. J.; F.,ter. G. R.; Abell, T. A.; Hcnnessy, D. K. 


SECOND CLASS— fi>5( row: Brickctto, F. J.; Talcoit, R. T. ; McKeown, R. E.; Gloudcinans. J. R.; McMillan, M. M.; Miller. A. K.; Melendy, H. R.; Hulchens. W. A.; 
Everagr, J. M. ; Kasalcs, J. A. Second row: Drake, R. L.; DeSha, E. L.; Brumniersted, D. A.; Palmer, J. C; Bower, J. H. ; Sydow, K. R.; Moore, D. J.: Snedcker, 
J. T.; Burn, R. R. Third row: Moore, R. S.; Galbrailh, E. J.: Oldham, R. R.; Marxen, H. A.; Shimizu, R. T. ; Schottle, H. T.; Trcdick. W. H. Fourth row: Slave. 
J. A.; Hancock. J. B. ; Bishop, R. F. ; Cile, C. E.; Klinck, K. G. 

FOLRTH CLASS— fi>jf row: Forman. P. S.; Tubbs. T. T. ; Whitworili, W. C. ; Kinib.rlain. K. D.: Doran, J. L.; Wojick, R. J.; Gubbins, P. S.; Schlcifdr. P.; Mounl. 
R. S.; Brard, T. N. Second row: Webb, B. C; Dunn, M. J.; Schowaltcr, R. O.: Polnnis, L. L.; Penn, W. L.; Jordan, J. W. ; Smith. R. N.; Ward. C. G. : Roger?, 
W. L. Third row: Conalscr. B. B., Jr.; Rickells, M. V., Jr.; Obsitnik, N. P.; Lllnian, H. K.; Davis. F. C.; Stronp. B. S. ; Waidc. K. B.. Jr.; Coulter. W. I,.; Campbell. 
J. L. Fourth row: Loc, J. L. ; Ragano, J. V.; Morse, C. K. ; Kolon, C. S. ; Harper, R. L. : McDermott, M. N. ; Linzcll, C. L.; Richards, J. J.; Shepherd. R. R. Top 
row: iNewell, R. R.; Hyland. R. J.; Edens, W. J., Jr.; Scott, J. P.; McClure, J. M. ; McGralh. J. T.; Mulholland. L. J.; Childress, J. F.. Jr.; Rilev. D. R. 


SECOND CLASS— from row: Dean, D. D. ; Bickel, M. D. ; Watterson, R. K.; Denney, C. R. ; Laster, J. M.; Dunn, J. A.; Breece, J. P.; Dessayer, A. G. ; Woodka, T. K. 
Derose, R. S. Second row: Holbrook, D. P.; Butler, H. W. ; Henderson, J. D.; Johnson, G. F. ; Luckey, R. D. ; Bourn, J. S. ; Lyons, D. J.; Burke, T. J.; Umberger, P. J 
Third row: Humphrey, B. W. ; Draper, W. S. ; Whiting, R. M.; O'Brien, E. J.; Wilsson, R. B. ; Mitchell, T. E.; Campbell, W. R.; Maxon, B. E. ; Seyfarth, R. E. 
Moore, W. M. Fourlh row: Butterfield, D. E.; Cann, H. G. ; Foley, J. W.; Morley. F. M.; Barr, J. M.; Lazzarctti, A. F. ; Williams, R. M. ; Lamporte, R. A. 

THIRD CLASS— front row: Madonna, R. C. V.; Horrington, P. H.; Garrison. C. D.; B.irsic, J. P.; Laine, L. 1..; Freenion, F. R. ; Crunily. J. M.; Treanor, R. C. ; Golds 
borough, M. W.; Mears, E. I. Second row: Martinelli, S. A.; Lindquist. T. W. F. ; Abcrcrombie, M. G.; Hyland, J. J.; Guidibaldi. J.; Brodchl, R. B.; Ramsey, R. C. 
Ingram. I. I. Third row: Alice, D. W. ; Roberts, T. C; Arnold. D. P.; Hart, L. M.; Woods, J. R.: Ralston, J. S.; Powell, R. C. ; Henley, R. L. ; Emerson. N. P.; Dupec 
D. V. Fourlh row: Callahan. P. L.; Wilson. B. H.; Williams, C. J.; Martin, W. P.; Jenkins, J. P.; Tice. J. L. ; Zerhuscn, H. P.; Griffin. C. D. ; Dcnson, S. L. 
Hnchbergcr, B. 

FOURTH CLASS— Front roiv : McAlister. I). I,.; Taylor, A. B.; Shechan, J. W. : MeKalfc, J. A.; Dugas, C. J.; llarri,. J. R. ; 
Kenlin, A. W. ; Barnstead, R. E.; Miles, R. J.; Baxter, G. R. Second roiv : Livingslon, L. H.; Frank, P. J.; McDernioIt, 
J. E ; Daunis, A. B.; Kelly, J. A.; Eilrinelon. F. R.; Slewarl. S. E. : Sihurt, F. N. ; Smith, L. R. Third rou : Newell. 
J. H. : Brewer. G. D. ; Locke. T. B.; Black, R. A.: Bohley. C. M.; Howard. W. L. ; Calande, J. J.; Rahl. R. L. ; Car- 
rolhcrs, P. C. ; McCrory, D. L. Fourth roK : Warnken, L. F.;Orgera, W. B. ; Huber, G. A.; Matliis. D. W. ; Gregory, F. M.; 
Harvey, T. R.; Connaughton, J. B. Fifth roiv: Pfeiffer. J. J.; Small, J. A.; Pease, B. T. ; Bowman. T. E. B.; Van Niee, 
R. L.; Lueth, C. E.: Matton. J. W. ; Brandt. T. K. 


W. E. Adams. USA 



SECOND CLASS— fiVs; row: Olzinski, S. J.; Straight, W. D.; Andress, W. D., Jr.; Lucci, A. G. ; McCune, J. A.; Logan, "H" E.; Dalkin, W. H. Ill; Grinnell, D. P. 
Hamilton, L. A.; Dattilo, F. III. Second row: Scheerer, J. W. ; Mendez, R. E. ; Andrew, W. A.; Petrucci, R. J.; Randazzo, S. J.; Perry, "J" S.; Prescott, G. W.; Chase 
M. W. ; Bailey, T. F. Third row: Patz, D. J.; Coins, P. A.; Kennedy, J. W. T. ; Saupe, G. F. ; Hoppie, L. O. ; Kirtland, J. C; Richardson, J. C; Peterson, W. G. 
Visted, F. A. Fourth row: McMahon, M. J.; Thompson, G. R.; Shelton, J. A.; Ackerman, C. T. ; Ulmer, C. R.; Meaker, J. P.; Butrovich, R. M.; Hooker, A. S. 

THIRD CLASS — Front row: Cutiibcrt, B. C.; MacDonald, J. W. ; Riinnel»«, J. I).; Nissenson, L. ; Lewis, E. L. ; While C. T. ; Hard, D. G. ; Hanby, J. W.; Frilzel, R. N.; 
Keilhley, C. L. first row: Holbrook, J. R.; Byrne, R. M.; Benzing, J. C; Bourassa, D. R.; Dodge, R. C; Foley, R. L.; Fleming, M. T. ; Dumont, A. J.; Rank, L. M. 
Second row: Paquin, J. E.; Rossi, J. L. ; Hitchcock. T. K. ; Woodford, D. L. ; Dukes, G. R.; Springer, C. H. T. ; McPhail, E. B.; Burke, T. E.; Zagayko, A. R. Third 
row: Lindgren, J. 0.; Rupertus, P. H. ; McNeill, C. A.; Smith, B. D.; Lewis, F. L. ; Fry, R. M.; Ovcrslreet, J. W. ; Demshar. C. W. 

FOURTH CLASS — front row: Carpenter, L. A.; Buffalo, A. A.; Melviner, K, S. ; Andrews, K. E. ; Carpenter, G. H.; Boycr, T. L.; Breard, H. A.; McLcndon, C. A. 

Markus, V. D.; Mehle, R. W. Firsl row: Shackleton, N. J.; Gowens, J. W.; Natter, W. H.; Bedford, T. G. ; Johnson, G. G. ; McCracken, R. E.; Ncrangis. N. J. 

Grant. D. E. ; Sweeney, M. F. Third row: Morgan, T. E.; Clancy, J. B.; Brown, B. P.; Gaines, H. C. ; Emery, G. W.; Wrath, T. J.; Kulch, R. A.; Kcffcr, W. L. 

Hall, J. K. Third row: Parks, J. L. ; Reid, T. R.; Phillips. N. M.; Jacoby, S. A.; Nielsen, J. T. ; Wilson, R. A.; Thorell, J. C; Ward, T. R. Fourth row: Wyke, G. L. 
Soverel, P. W. ; Gardner. T. R.; Pinney, F. L. ; Slegcnga, M. W. ; Rhorbach, R. M.; Davidson, W. D. 

SECOND CLASS— Front roic : Shapiro, B. L.; Bradley, M. L. ; Rueckert, J.; Werlock. S. T.: Furman, D. F., Jr.; Chastain, K. R. ; Coates, S. K. ; Kiggins, W. R.. Jr.: 
Sylvester, R. D.. Jr.; Manning, T. P., Jr. Second row: McMahon, J. P.; Pollack, T. G. ; Benson, D. .A.; Bratten, W. P., Jr.; Morgan, K. S. ; French, D. P.; Houton, D. J.; 
Stewart, J. J.. Jr.; Holifield, \. J., Jr.; Martin, W. G. Third row: Guthrie, W. N., Jr.; Allen, W. C. Jr.; Shaw, R. H., Jr.; North, W. A.; Gill, R. B.; Butler, P. N. : 
Lubbs, L. L.; Fcnno, T. P.; Thomas, C. E.; Joyce, D. P. Fourth rote: Notfleet, A. C. II; Case, T. R. ; Savage, H. J.; Walsh, D. M.; Waer, R. D. ; Davis, J. M.; Craw- 
ford, C. W.; Morrow, G. E. ; Peterson, A. .M. 

THIRD CLASS— from row: Reistelter, E. A.; Nelson, G. A.; Fagan, C. J.; Simpson. S. T. ; Doyle, T. F.. Jr.; Smith, I,. W., Jr.; Eldred. W. A.; Dewey. V. O. ; 
Trapnell, B. S. ; Madison, R. L. Second row: Greenman, R. P.; McDonald, R. L. ; Lane, J. H. ; Raggett, M. M. ; Williamson, W. S. : Danber, E. B. ; Hewitt, J. F. ; Hender- 
son, P. C; Koch, R. W. Third row: Kennelly, R. J.; Volk, J. S. II; Harper, R. E.; Thompson, J. W. ; Jaudon, J. B.; Fisher, A. W. ; Kisicl, R. W.; Hickani, A. W. 
Fourth row: Badger, F. H.; Chadwick, S. K.; Tidball, R. N.; Winkler, J. J.; Chesson, R. R.. Jr.; Phillips, G. B., Jr.; Locher, O. G.; Baehr, J. G., Jr.; Desmond, D. J. 

FOIRTH CLASS-front row: Di.uehiie, C. I..; Hilton, F. W.. Jr.; Austin. J. I.. Ill; .>-iuhl>». C. U. : Lec, W. C; Hutchinson, R. W.; Schock, V. C, Jr.; BUck. A. C. Jr. 
Hoberg, W. M.; Chancy, P. J. Second row: Slreit. W. M. ; Collins, G. F. ; Baumhofer, W. J.; Niss, R. J.; Cuffey. R. E.; Warn, J. C; Stuart, L. E.; Jara, P. T. ; 
Marshall, W. S. HI. Third row: Woods, P. F. ; Grchawick, R. P.; Cook, K. R.; Saber, G. W. ; Eckland, J. D.; Whiting, J. N. ; Simmonds. R. E. ; Senior, F. T., Jr.: 
Haydcn. J. I.. Fourth row: Brown, R. L.. Jr.; Kaup, K. L. ; Sharpe, J. D., Jr.; Buckinpliam, D. W. ; DcLong, J. J.; Lloyd, J. F., Jr.; Kcllncr, G. E. ; Schmidt. R. H. ; 
Evans, E. A. Fifih row: Nollcy, R. K.; Cox. I). M.; Haeni, F. P.; Pcro, M. A., Jr.; Taylor. W. J.; Wonimack. L. A., Jr.; Smith, R. R.; Eckcrt, J. W. ; Vermel. G. C. 
Jr.; Rossa, T. J. 


SECOND CLASS— from row: Snyil.r. W. II.; Steol.-. B. T. ; IVsioriiK, F. M.; Drivrr. W . A.; Bl;i, k. J. H.; Craliam, R. L. ; Shoemaker, W. B. ; Mamon, V. A.; Duich, 
S. J.; Black, J. A. First row: Curncc, W. T. ; Ciesia, W.; Toltpii, K. B. II; Converse, G. I{.; Werliiiiip. M. W. ; Moynalian. M. J.; Slrobach. W. F. : Fleming, B. M. 
Second row: Riissel. I.. B. ; Curran, E. F. ; White, C. E. T. ; Morris, J. K.; Livingston, I. F.. ; Balisli. T. ; Newman. W, E.; McDonald, J. B. Third row: Murphy, T. M.; 
Pirrman, R. A.; Waller, T. G.; Wilson, R. J.; Schilling, P. E. ; Baldwin, J A.: Kroner, F. K. 


THIRD CLASS— fronf ruiv : Chesson, J. W. ; Elliot, R. R.: Di-puty, R. \\ . ; .Ncivlon, F. H. ; Pinskey, H. S. ; Mcrkltr, J. M.; Teeple, W. W. ; Dunn, D. R.; Armanlroul, 
J. 1).; Teller, J. P. first row: Gordon, D. P.; Droste, J. B.; Benton, W. C: O'Connor, J. A.; Bewick, J. S. ; McCasland, J. S.; Mouyard, A. A.; Rosscr, T. N.; Lee, R. C. 
Second row: Beyer. M. K. ; Searcv, M. J.; Thaxton, D. R.; Bateman, W. E. ; Pooser, J. E. ; Clancy, R. S. ; O'Connor, K. ; Van Brackle, V. L. Third row: Quinn, J. T. ; 
Burrow, J. B.; Horan, W. F. ; Stu'rmer, D. C; Wallace. R. N. ; Uber, T. E.; Schcrer, D. D. ; LaPlante. J. B.; Ropas, E. 

FOURTH CL\SS— Front row: Bartlett. B. H. ; White. I.. R.; Christie. J. B.; Shaw, J. A.; Giddens, R. G.; Peterson, M. B. ; Rykcr. J. W. ; Taylor, T. L. ; Butler, 

F. W.; Barlow, W. C. First row: Waples, R. E.; Ebcrl, D. J.; Cook, J. F. ; Hendrick, G. F. ; Burrows, W. D.; Aycock, M. F.; Due, W. F.; Smart, N. A.; Curtis. 

P. A.; Eastman, R. L. Second row: DeFrancia, J. M.; Fidler, N. L.; Lutes. D. B. ; Oniohundro. R. J.; Coye, J. S. ; Daugherly, S. M. ; Di Bari, C. C; Pratt, R. R.; 

Mielhe. R. A.; Kelly. E. T. ; Yannessa. T. D. Third row: Scott. L. A.; Buescher. S. M. ; Brown, M. G. ; Graves. G. W. ; Lennox, R. J.; Templin, E. B.; Jacobs, D. E. ; 
Kilpatrick. M. D.; Lee, G.; Uphold, V. D.; Forness, S. R.; Hansen. C. K. 

SECOND CLASS— fi>i( row: Dunn, W. M.; Craig, E. C. ; Rakow, W. M. ; Holt, R. W. ; Kolakowski, H. ; Wolfe, N. C. ; Pankey, B. S.; Eaton, C. C; Bence, J. R.; Snay, 
F. E. Second row: Hixson, R. M. ; Lang, P. B.; Vogel, R. K. ; Gustafson, K. A.; Barneit, R.; Lewis, J. H.; Matzelle, R. K. ; Gerson, B. M. Third row: Copes, R. F.; 
Burgess, M. L. ; Wilmot, F. E.; Kcolanui, G. L. ; Komarek, J. P.; Shields, T. A.; McDanicl, D. T.; Cochill, T. R. Third row: Adler, J. B. ; Greer, A. G. ; Gallamore, J. C. ; 
Triggs, F.; Esau, A. C; Huffman, G. L. ; Denis, R. R. Nol shown: Cannata, D. C. 

THIRD CLASS— front row: Kocnig, W. R. ; Schmidt, K. G. ; Yufer, K. L. ; Baker, R. C; Nicklas, C. ; McRae, D. A.; Hart, P. V.; O'Brien, M. J.; Cybul, H. J.; Pozzi, 
R. J. Second row: Jester, H. A.; Fellows, F. Y. ; King, J. B.; Coughlin, D. T. ; Glenn, W. L. ; Bagby, J. L. ; Barner, W. A.; Roberts, J. T. Third row: O'donnell, F. X.; 
Davis, G. B. ; Palka, F.; Carter, T. L. ; Cliff, W. R.; Hamilton, J. E. ; Rutherford, P. F.; Odcll, P. G. Fourth row: Mauser, R. L. ; Hastings, R. W. ; Surges, R. T. ; 
Althouse, T. S. ; Broz, J. P.; Tully, A. P.; Condon, W. J.; Diedenhofen, J. W. Nol shown: Egcrton, A. J.; Kinger, J. M. 

FOURTH CLASS— f/rif row: Bonsignore. M. R.; Kuncman. J. E.; Fries, C. E. ; Grabuwski, B.; AUman, E. R.; Ntunura, G. T.; Lcisgc, S. C. ; Bing. N. C; Logan. C. F. ; 
Zimmerman, S. R. Second row: Palafox, W. R.; lannonc. N. A.; Jones. T. E. ; Oetlinger, A.; Jordan. W. E.; Clarke, W. A.; Reynolds, K. E.; Maicr, R. A.; Stanley. 
J. A.; Almond. J. W. Third row: Bradford. W. E.; Collister. J. R.; Cole. C. B. ; Hoy. S. G.; Tesla. R. F. ; Stewart, R. P.; Burke. J. P.; Eaton. L. M.; Farrington. 
R. M. Fourth row: Hogan. J. J.; Tilloison. F. L. ; Nelson. R. L.; Roiindv. P. V.; Slliol. J. C, ; Ortwein. R. M.; Fisher, D. M.; Elsworlh, R. W. ; Weidner, A. H. Fifth 
row: Schick. R. G. ; Lockelt. J. T.; Hcaly, T. J.; Hecht. R. G. : Krause. M. S.; Rubcl. M. J.; Hirsch. H. C; Allen, G. R.; Hobb^ D. W. Not shown: Thornton. J. C. ; 
VonSydow, V. H. 

SECOND CLASS— fi>5( row: Wilson. F. P.; Connell, J. J.; Shupe. R. D. ; Guenter, G. E.; Flynn, J. A.; FitzPatrick, P. C. ; 
Cawein, W. C. ; Hinton, T. E. ; Bellino. J. M. ; Mazurek, N. C. Second row: Dulin, R. 0.; McCorniick, R. F. ; Hyde, W. 
H.; Spooner, H. E.; Rhodenburg, K. A.; White, T. J.; Price, D. W. Third rout: McQuade, J. P.; Timm, D. R.; Dixner, 
J. K.; Ochel, H. R.; Ettinger, E. J.; Berkeley, J. B.; Carlberg, R. L. ; Rimback, A. T. Fourth row: O'Conner, W. F. : 
Gibbv, G. C; Partlow, R. G. : Melcalf. R. E.; Fenick, R. W.; Chapel, G. M. 

Lieutenant Commander 

W. A. Faucett, USN 


THIRD CLASS— front row: Draudc. T. V.; HaJJick. J. R.; Mill.r. W. C; Sykes, D. C; Johnson, G. F. ; Garrison, S. H.; Beck, R. S.; Gczelman, A. D. ; Gillni-r, D. W.: 
Wagner, F. Second row: Gordon, R. S. ; Straupenicks, I. A.; Johnson, P. H. ; Christy, D. E.; Inskeep, G. W.; Grzymala, T. C; Theriot, S. ; Homer, J. J. Third row: 
Herman, K. L.; Sprague, H. O. ; Diinlap, C. R.; Walsh, B. ; Knochel, C. A.; Tompkins, P. S. ; Ginieczki, R. F. ; Cox, J. H. Fourth row: Honeywell, J. A.; Hammer, 
J. L.; Wheeler, K. R. ; Wolfe, J. T. ; Hyde, A. R.; Golay, G. L. ; La Voo, J. A.; Chambers, J. A. 

FOURTH CLASS— firsf row: Lyons, R. W. ; Monte, J. P.; Miles, P. W. ; Unsieker, D. W. : Haala. P. W. J.; Danncnfelscr. U. H. ; Carrick, M. F. ; Runkle, W. A.; Johnston, 
D. G.; Tarr, M. E. Second row: Selden, T. L. : Candelori. G. ; Gilstrap. S. P.; Flynn, T. II.; Harris. W. F. : Freese, D. R.; Bond, C. W. ; Hutchins, J. C. ; Beckham, 
R. v.; Kedd, B. D. Third row: Kaman, W. J.; Haslet, W. J.; Schumacher, L. J.; Poller. J. W. ; Bennett, C. L. ; Gentile. W. J.; Jackson, M. iN.; Williams. R. N.; Sim. 
A. K. Fourth row: Prangley, R. E. ; Franklin, T. G. ; Vcnable, W. H. C. : Winston, S. M.; Driskell, J. D. ; Momot, J. F.; Smith, H. F. ; Lett, A. S.; Klemick. R. J.; 
Schmidt. C. M. Fifth row: Maples, D. G. ; Harrison, R. W.; Marcs, T. V.; Gibson, R. G.; Tcbbcn, R. D. ; Thrasher, C. L. ; Anderson, J. H.; Brown, P. R.; Smiley. S. K. 


SECOND CLASS— Front row: Booth. H. A.; Ecklcin, R. H. ; Rittcr, C. P.; Loftus, J. B. ; Hoffman, R. G. ; Davis, R. T. ; Maltiace, J. M. ; Dugan, J. A.; Farrcll, C. A. 
First row: Graustcin, R. S.; While, W. H. ; Ibach, J. S.; Rasmussen, P. A.; Westfall, R. E. ; O'Neill, R. R. ; St. Laurent, C. M.; Norman, R. A. Second row: Mar- 
shall. W. D.; Cox, L. C; Shcahan. J. J.; Shreve, R, S. ; Holly, R. W.; Wimbcrley, B. S.; O'Connor. J. R.; Falconer. D. W. Third roie; Hoppe. W. D. J.; Dunn, G. L. ; 
George, J. L. ; Gonyca, D. E. ; McEwen, L. B.; Flugel, F. K.; Kerley, J. E.; Dvornick, E. S. 


THIRD CLASS— from roii- : Barker, E. P.; Davis, J. D. ; LaStaiti, R. S. ; Kasberg, W. H.; iii^llop. R. K.; Siishka. I'. W.. Jr.: Benaviiitt, .N. A.; More, A. R.; Fo)k-, R. C; 
Schreibpr, J. B. First row: McGralli, J. M. ; Westerman, R. K.; Graham, W. H.; Roberts, C. S. Hickman, J. A.; Lite, R. A.; Murray. T. E.; Johnston, W. C. Second 

roK: Tho'mcs. j. T. ; Magriider. P. M., Jr.; Booth. C. W. ; Wesner. R. C. ; Tromainc, M. D. ; Riddell, R. A.; Cooke, H. D. Ill; FitrcU, S. J.; Dietrich, F. L. Third 
row: Stilwell. W. C. ; Burkons, H. A.; Condon. D. J. Ill; White. J. D.; Osborn. G. H.; MacGregor, J. A.; Larabee, H. W. ; Henderson, J. A. 

FOURTH CLASS— From row: Stone, J. L. ; Spikcr, S. L. ; Myers. J. M.; Peterson. J. C. ; llol.rkjini., D. W . ; M.Cann. W . R.. Jr.; Hiimliak. W. .\.; Miller. R. 0.; Mallhexs. 
R. R.; Carlson. C. E. First row: Pearson, J. W., Jr.; Berry, R. E., Jr.; Ruhnke, W. P.; Tracy. G. P.; Willandl. T. A.; Cunha. G. W. M.. Jr.; Parham, E. O. : Clark. L. D.; 
Stockslager, E. M. ; Tetrault, R. E. Second row: Boyd, R. A.; Yeager, F. J.; Savage, P. P.; Day, P. A.; Rooney, P. J.; Nelson, W. W.; McKcnna, R. B. ; Knauf, P. E. : 
Wright, J. M., Jr. Third row: Wells. D. A.; Williams, J. C. ; Dean, P. W.; Ryan. J. E. ; Meares. R. L.. Jr.: Norton. R. L. ; Rohv. C. K. Fourth row: MacKinnon, 
C. E.; Longo, J. S., Jr.; Gunkle, B. W. ; Stiicki. J. H.; Rave. J. A.; Mister. R. W. ; Olis. R. B. 


SECOND CLASS— Front row: Duncan, H. C. ; Tower, M. D. ; Mulgrew, J. M.; Dell, J. V.; Drummond, R. C. ; Lutz, E. J.; Brodeur, K. D. ; Wallace, R. J.; Svendsgaard, D. J. 
Second row: Wright, A. F. ; Stafford, D. M.; Humphrey, W. B.; Meneskie, G. M. ; Mathes, G. H.; Temple, V. C. ; Ferrier, D. R.; Dibrell, A. G. ; Jea3, W. C. Third 
row: Michaux, R. W. ; Hansen, R. A.; White, R. P.; Post, J. L.; Garritson, G. R. ; Oliver, H. A.; Giese, M. H. ; Roth, M. C. Fourth row: Uehling, G. A.; Cockerham, 
H. P.; DriscoU, A. A.; Backus, R. A.; Stengel, R. D.; Shannon, R. H. ; Diekmann, T. W. 

THIRD CLASS— from row: Williams, D. D. ; Pearson, D. Q.; Galanti, P. E.; McDonough, T. J.. Jr.; Charron. A. J.; Mayfield, D. M. ; Murphy, P. F. ; Bolster, R. W.. Jr.; 
Green, N. R., Jr.; Tobolski, D. M. Second row: Kotchka, J. K. ; Baj. C. T., Jr.; LeVangie, J. C. ; Vogcl, R. W. Ill; Claypool, A. J.; Brown, D. C; Lorino, W. J.; 
Plisler, W. C; Brodeur, P. D. Third row: Lucas, J. D., Jr.; Conrey, T. R.; Cross, W. D. ; Hawkins, T. D.; Rue. T. A.; Fitzgerald, G. M.. Jr.; Egan, F. X.; Kirvan, 
W. H., Jr. Fourth row: Haan, D. E.; Tanger, R. G. ; Hennessy, J. M. ; Jackson, J. T. Ill; Farrell, G. D. ; O'Connell, R. L. ; Rcilly, T. M. ; Rupprecht, R. P.; Clcary, F. P. 


FOURTH CLASS— front roiv: Walton, D. H. ; Stoddard, H. S.; Boeri, R. J.; Singer, G. M.; Dennis, J. A.; Wcrniuth, J. J.; 
Ptak, J. F.; Wilkinson. R.; Trabbic, H. F. ; Donahue, D. A. Second row: Forstcr, R. D.; Sidford, R. L.; Stiger, R. D.; 
Mosher. W. O. ; Hoefling, W. A.; Wiltaker, W. A.; Hosey, G. R.; Tolbcrt, J. K. ; Dcvoto, G. A. Third row: Sargent, I. H.; 
Mills, R. W.; Detrick, E. M. ; Slaughter, J. R.; Kilmer, R. W.; Twyman, W. G.; Davis, J. S. ; Cherry, R. B. ; Ball. H. F. 
Fourth row: Settle, S. W. ; Weidt. R. L. ; Bartlctt, R. W. ; White, C. G. ; Mohr, R. W. ; Fogel, W. A.; Jarvis. R. A.; Astor. 
L. I.; Hopkins. L. M. Fifth row: Blackwell, C. L. ; Burns. J. P.; Gosncll. C. E. ; Bajowski, J. J.; Hutchcson, J. E.; Ticslau, 
R. B.; Trabandt. C. A.; Wilson. G. W. 


V. J. Vine, USN 



SECOND CLASS— front row: Driggers, M. V.; Ryan, J. M. ; Gallegher, C. V.; Moses, P. D. ; Noonan, J. F.; Johnson, M.; RoUinson, P. W. ; Winant, T. C; Nunziata. 
S. Second row: Moore, M. J.; Whitney, R. M. ; Ardleigh, P. D. ; Nemes, R. J.; Grcgor, R. A.; Moreno, E. C. ; Miller, H. H.; Ardell, J. G. ; Third row: Macknis. B. A.; 
Callender, G. W. ; Burke, D. V.; Rothert, W. C. ; Allen, A. C; Hulse, R. C. ; Yarborrough, G. E. ; Nosal, C. J.; Vanderbilt, C. R. Fourth row: Catlett, W. J.; Bronson. 
L. E.; Mensch, C. H. ; March, D. P.; Kerwick, J. H.; Davis, C. E.; Thiel, A. A.; Bennett, J. L. 


THIRD CLASS— From roiv: Vreclanil, R. A.; Murray, W. L. ; Petcrsun, L). A.; iluling, J. M. ; Sanii, R. L. ; Bull. H. I.; Hurst, E. K. ; Curran, D. A.; McCray, D. 
Clarke, E. J. Second row: Barnes, J. H.; Champion, R. H. ; Laws, R. L. ; Junkins, K. E.; Hopkins, R. E.; Engelking, J. F.; McLean, R.; Hartman, R. C. Third row 
Sheafer, E. D. ; Reilly, J. R.; Phoebus, C. R.; Szekely, A. R.; Clark, D. C; Kobar, M. L.; Burgin, R. A.; Smith, M. O. Fourth row: Zayotti, P. E. ; Havey, B. J. 
Taylor, P. H.; Carter, G. H. ; McKechnie, T. W. ; Foster, M. L.; Story, W. F. ; Monaghan, B. D. 

FOURTH CLASS— first row: Dougherty. C. J.; Fields, J. II.: Jcffers, R. C; .Mor.iM, D. H.. Jr.; Price, R. F. ; Brown, T. II.; Duke, J. R.; Hopkinson, R.; Thomas. 
G. L.; Royal, T. C. Second row: Johnson, A. F. ; Thorn, J. C. ; Pcssoncy, J. T. ; Luiir, A. L. ; Mikulis, T. J., Jr.; Jacqmin, M. R.; Tillapaugh, M. J.; Oleodzcnski, G. H.; 
Guard, J. C. Third row: Grantham, W. G.; Tozer, C. N.; Adams, C. E. ; Saidman, D. E.; Prather. J. S. ; Thompson, O. D. ; French, C. E.; Kelly, B. J., Jr. Fourth row: 
Weathers, D. M.; Flores, E. E. ; Lindskog, R. A.; Reeves, D. L.. Jr.: Green, D. H.; Frost, D. E. ; Lamb. J. J.; Wills. D. J. Fifth row: Spruancc, J. H.. Ill; Vcitor. 
D. A.; Enright, R. S.; Smith, R. H. ; Huss, J. F. ; Raulston, D. R. ; Sheridan, D. F. ; Vreeland, P. G. 


SECOND CLASS— firs: tow: Marshall, J. W., Ill; Miles, D. L. ; Dauna, P. J.; Waller, S. T. ; Sunderland, R. K.; Nichols, C. 0. j Growney, K. J.; Dick, W. J.; Van 
Metre, R. B. ; Gary, K. E. Second tow: Passarella, A. H.; Conboy, A. J.; Sheridan, R. E. ; Papandrea, A. R.; Corboy, T. S. ; Storm, R. A.; Hanson, R. A.; Horhut/. 
R. A.; Anderson, L. D. ; Barron, R. W. ThiTd row: Swart, A. R.; Byrne, C. S. J.; Rauth, J. A.; Wingard, B. N. ; Knepell, G. W. T.; Wacker, G. W. ; Erchul, R. A.; 
Stanley, M. D. ; Chipchack, R. F. ; Kieffer, P. V.; Spangler, R. A.; Hoernemann, M. J. 

THIRD CLASS— fiVit row: Krulak, W. M.; Kehl, S. L. ; Welhani, W. F. ; Francis. H.; Gingras, P. S.; Sheldon, W. G. ; Tammy. M. A.; Clardy. C. W.; Gral, K. R.: 
Bradt, L. D., Jr. Second row: Thompson, W. H.; Roberts, J. E.; Arick, J. C. ; Coopcrsmilh, J. M. ; Phillips, J. B.; Owens, W.A.; Berg, J. S. ; Lencses, D. B.; Eller, J. 
C; Sanders, R. F. Third row: Veilh, D. A.; Tolbcrt, C. 0.; Kunkel, D. J.; Dubs, T. B.; Lindsay, J. H., Jr.; Futch, G. W. ; McCammon, P. L. ; O'Brien, J. R.; Hoffman, D. 
W.; James, D. W. Fourth row: Simmons, R. L. ; McCarthy, J. J., Jr.; Woodworth. G. P.; Fischer, E. C. ; Fleming, J. A.. Jr.; Brockett, W. A.; Carter, W. P.; Billings. 
B. G.; Fitzgerald, R. N. 


FOURTH CLASS— fiVit row: Tlieep, R. J.; Wilson, R. K.; Kcillilv. R. M., Jr.; Farrly, J. C; McLean, U. M. ; Hopkins, L. D.; Howard, O. E. ; 
Tate, J. A.; Stucky, W. H. ; Scliull, J. M. Second row: George, A.; MacLauKhlin, D. C, Jr.; Ncwsom, J. H. ; LaGassa, R. E.; Harris, B. W.; 
Howell. J. W.; Madison, L. J.; Penrod, J. N. ; Schery, F. M. : Third row: Alcott, S. O.; Cronin, R. R. ; Douglierly, A. F. : Kreioik, E. G. ; .Vndcrson. 
W. G.; Little, R. D.; Mays, M. E.; Key, A. W. ; Nutt, R. L. Fourth rote: McCabe, J, S.; Dclk, D. W. ; Corgan, M. T. ; Honhart, D. €.; Van 
Zandt, J. L.; Lesko, J. E.; While, D. E.; Kricger, E. W.; Harkncss, D. W. Fijih row: Fitzgerald, W. C. ; Phillips, D. D. ; Simmons, V). }.; Saacke, 
P.; Tobin, P. E.; Taylor, A. R.; Chapman, A. E. ; Opitz, W. J. 


S. T. Dickens, USAF 





CHAIN OF COMMAND— Admiral Nimitz is shown affixing his signa- 
ture to the instrument of Japanese Surrender aboard the U.S.S. Mis- 
souri in Tokyo Bay in September of 1945. This momentous event 
represents the re-establishment of peace throughout the world, and 
underlies the necessity of continuing to develop such great leaders 
to guide tomorrow's world. 

BIOGRAPHIES — Introducing this section of the graduating class of 
1960 is a photograph of the Brigade of Midshipmen taken during the 
march-on ceremonies preceding the Army-Navy football game at 
Municipal Stadium, Philadelphia, Pa. The rivalry of this contest 
between the military academies is one shared by naval personnel across 
the nation, from the ships at sea, and from all corners of the earth. 

The Class 


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ACADEMICS — The photograph shown is indicative of the means by 
which the mission of the Naval Academy is fulfilled. The scene is 
that of a Midshipman in his room in Bancroft Hall studying one of 
the many subjects designed to produce officers of the highest order. 

Morally, Menially, Physically 

YARD — This reproduction of Bancroft Hall wrapped in snow is only 
one of the memories which will be carried with us upon graduation. 
The traditional beauty of the Yard during all seasons of the year 
provided us with an unparalleled environment in which to spend oui 
days as Midshipmen. 

FOUR YEARS — Pictured is a typical scene acted out daily by 
Mids'hipmen in the normal routine of Academy life. This picture is a 
fitting opening to the section of the book which serves as a record 
of the many and varied experiences of the Class of 1960 during its 
four years at Annapolis. 

Four Years 


FEMMES— Within the crowded schedule of a Midshipman's life, there 
can always be found time to relax and enjoy the many social functions 
which are a part of the Academy. This photo was taken at a reception 
for Midshipman stripers given by Rear Admiral and Mrs. Melson at the 
Superintendent's residence. 


ACTIVITIES — Tliis scene was taken at the 1958 Brussels World's Fair 
to which many of the Class of '60 were visitors during their cruises 
and leaves. This setting, depicting areas of world achievement and 
activity, aptly introduces the activities of the Brigade and sustains the 
international theme of the book. 


SPORTS — The Olympic torch shown here at the 1956 Olympic Games 
in Melbourne is the traditional symbol of these ancient games partici- 
pated in by the outstanding athletes of all countries. These represent 
the pinnacle of amateur athletic achievement and the photograph is 
well suited to introduce the portion of this book depicting the many 
athletic endeavors undertaken by members of the Brigade. 


UNDERCLASS— Many classes will fullou the Class of 1960 at the 
Naval Academy and so it is fitting to recognize "those we leave 
behind" as they have been a part of the Brigade which we lead, and 
they will join us as brother officers. The photograph shown was 
taken at a team send-off and is indicati\i' nt the strength and spirit 
of all the members of the underclass. 

I ndcrclass 

ADVERTISING — This scene is one showing activity on the floor 
of the New York Stock Exchange. Individual part ownership in the 
industries of this country is a great part of the American way of 
life, and from this institution is derived another facet of the American 
scene — large scale advertising. Each depends upon the other and 
together they certainly helped to make this book a reality. 

The Mart 



To list individually all the credits and acknowledgements due 
in the production of this book is probably an impossible task. 
However, it is wished to make special acknowledgement to 
those upon whom we principally relied for professional services and 
for photographic assistance. 

We are indebted to Mr. Tom Murray and Mr. Henry Wittich, 
Jr. of Taylor Publishing Company, and Mr. Harry Horton of Apeda 
Studios for their valuable assistance in the printing, publishing, and 
photographic areas respectively. 

The color photograph of the Brussels World's Fair on pages 
438 and 439 was made available by World Wide Photos, Inc. The 
transparency of the Olympic torch on pages 482 and 483, and the 
print depicting the New York Stock Exchange on pages 607 and 608 
were furnished by United Press International of New York. Brown 
Brothers Studio of New York supplied the sea scene which appears 
on page 6. Additional sports photographs were obtained from United 
Press International, the Boston Globe, and from Mr. Stu Whelan of 
Annapolis. The color photograph of Admiral Nimitz was made 
available by the Office of Information of the Navy Department in 
Washington, D. C. 

Many P.I.O. departments and photographic laboratories of 
ships and shore facilities throughout the Navy generously supplied 
photographs to the staff. Chief among these were the Naval Photo- 
graphic Laboratories of Washington, D. C, the U. S. Naval Academy 
Public Information Office, and the Photographic Laboratory at Pen- 
sacola Naval Air Station. 


As we end the story of our four years together at the Acad- 
emy, we can see the concentrated effort to mold our charac- 
ter to fit the difficult tasks that lie ahead of us. We were shown the 
ways of honor and self-discipline that we might take our rightful 
positions in the world today. We were guided in those paths to strong 
character, moral strength, and outstanding leadership. 

For us it is mandatory that these personal goals be reached, 
for to realize the ideals to which this Lucky Bag is dedicated, we must 
have men of strength and courage, of honor and integrity, of in- 
telligence and goodwill. We must have men who are dedicated, men 
who can cooperate, men who can see that the good of our country is 
closely related to the good of all nations. 

Our Academy is an institution created for the formation of 
these qualities. Its graduates can exert a profound influence on the 
winning of these ideals. 

In ending our careers at Annapolis and with these last few 
pages of our history of these careers, let us, you and I, as officers 
in the service of our country and as Americans, be particularly mind- 
ful of the value and importance of this concept, so that we may some 
day see world-wide cooperation and an everlasting peace. 


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Bailey, C. E., Jr. 221 

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Brown, R. L., Jr. 131 

Bruntlett, C. E. 132 

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Bullock, J. P 45 

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Cameron, J. J. — — . 132 

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Cartwright, W. E., Jr _ 46 

Carwin, P. L 270 

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Cauley, B. J 271 

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Claman, J. S - 47 

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Clark, D. B _ 47 

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Cleveland, S. I34 

Clexton, E. W., Jr. 227 

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Cooper, P. W., Jr. 134 

Correll, R. A 91 

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Longton, E. B. 62 

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Maiolo, J. C. 63 

Makovic. G. S. 198 

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Mankowich. P 63 

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Murray, J. J. 247 

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Neeley, H. D 247 

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O'Brien, W. J 292 

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Ortiz, A. J. 68 

Osmon, R. E 202 

Overstrom, R. G 68 

Pace, J. L 116 

Paepcke, J. E. C. 247 

Paletta, J., Jr 248 

Palmer, W. R., Jr 248 

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Parcells, P. W _ 248 

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Parkinson, D. L _ 249 

Parlette. W. T. 116 

Parry. I. E.. Jr 69 

Parsons. E. F., Jr 203 

Patterson. R. G 117 

Patton, J. H.. Jr. 249 

Paul. M. F 249 

Paulsen. T. D. 250 

Pauole, A. H 250 

Pearce. R. G 160 

Peasley, D. A. 250 

Peek. J. H 203 

Perry, L. S. A. 161 

Peterson, C. H. 204 

Peterson. H. A. 293 

Pethick, J. A., II 251 

Pezet. W. A., Ill 117 

Pfouts. J. P 161 

Phelan, J. E , 69 

Phemister. L. L 117 

Philbrick, J. W., Jr 293 

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Rutherford, R. R 165 

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C'ealmg a new world w.lh ELECTRONICS 


£ 1959. huCmES *lRC«*fT COMMNT 

Hughes Aircraft Company. 

Culver City. El Segundo, Fullerton. Newport Beach, 
Maiibu. Los Angeles, California; Tucson, Arizona 

Magnificent Experience 

The Magnavox Concert Grand 

Created for those who seek the richest listening experience 
the science of high-fidelity stereophonies can provide! 

Here is an enchanting new world of music you have 
never heard before! No other instrument electronic 
science has yet created captures to this ultimate degree 
the sweep and grandeur of the world's great music, 
and brings it to you with such breath-taking realism 
and dimension! The Concert Grand has tremendous 
power (100 watts undistorted. 200 watts peak), 
switches and connections to permit the operation of 
stereo extension speakers throughout your home. A 

revolutionary wireless remote control permits opera- 
tion from anywhere in the house. The magnificent 
performance of the Concert Grand is matched by its 
appearance — a beautiful console of fine wood, a 
triumphant wedding of cabinetmaker's art and acousti- 
cal science. Select from Provincial, Traditional or Con- 
temporary styles in a variety of hand-rubbed finishes. 
For a demonstration of the Concert Grand, call your 
Magnavox Dealer. His name is in the \ cllow Pages. 



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top form on or off the courts 

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with every muscle of your foot, stops on a 
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But more than that- its casual good looks are 
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real all-around shoe ... with the top perform- 
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*Bolh U S, Keds and the blue label are registered trademarks o( 

United States Rubber 




. . . the inside story of the Bri- 
gade of Midshipmen . . . all this 
is brought to you in the way only 
Midshipmen themselves can do it 
. . . in the LOG, official magazine 
of the United States Naval Acad- 
emy. Address subscription re- 
quests to the Editor, LOG Maga- 

this new Chevrolet knows you like your comfort 

(and keeps mighty quiet about it!) 

Nothing else pampers you with quite the same roominess and ride— and such serene silence— as this ever-lovin' 
'60 Chevrolet. That's because nobody else bends so far over backwards to find out what you want and bring it 
to you. For example, Chevy's the only car in the leading low-priced three to cradle you on coil springs at every 
wheel. And there are new body mounts— plus soft-spoken engines— to make your ride as quiet as a whispet. 
Check your dealer on all the ways Chevy's been thoughtful of you (including new, budget-pleasing prices). 

Roomier Body by Fisher (with a 25% smaller transmission 
tunnel for more foot room up front). 

Pride-pleasing style (combines good looks with good sense). 

New Economy Turbo-Fire V8 (makes friends fast by getting 
up to 10% more miles on a gallon). 

Widest choice of engines and transmissions (2^. combinations 
in all— to satisfy the most finicky driver). 

Hi-Thrift 6 (built with Chevy's famed ever-faithful dependability). 

Coil springs at all 4 wheels (ivith the extra cushioning of newly 
designed body mounts to filter out road shock and noise). 

Quicker stopping Safety-Master brakes 
(specially designed for long lining wear). 

Chevrolet Division of General Motors, 
Detroit 2, Michigan. 

there's nothing like a new car — and no new car like a Chevrolet. This is the Bel Air Sport Coupe 


The World's Best Yearbooks Are Taylor-made 


Soon . . . 

Cheaper atomic power 
with ^ Atom Age Steels 

BEFORE ATOMIC POWER Can light our cities or run our industries 
efficiently, the cost of building and operating commercial atomic 
reactors must be reduced. The two big problems: high cost of nu- 
clear fuel and the need for better and less costly materials of 

Firsthand information on the effects of radiation on steel has 
not been easy to come by. The start-up of the General Electric 
Test Reactor, near Pleasanton, California, and the Westinghouse 
Testing Reactor near Pittsburgh has enabled U.S. Steel to launch 
the first large-scale private investigation of irradiated steels. These 
explorations will be carried out in private test reactors, wholly 
financed with private capital. 

Today, U.S. Steel has scientists working full time at Westing- 
house and General Electric Atomic Laboratories; extensive applied 
research in nuclear steels is also being carried on at U.S. Steel's 
Monroeville Research Center. 

From these tests will come new and improved atom-age steels: 
stronger, more corrosion-resistant steels, steels that will hasten the 
advent of commercial nuclear power. The full effects of this vast 
U.S. Steel research program may not be felt for two, five, or even 
ten years. But, cheaper atomic power is on its way . . . because 
American industries like U.S. Steel are contributing to the research. 

UsS) United States Steel 

Congratulations and Best Wishes 
to the Class of I960: 




SINCE 1887 

World-Wide Floater Personal 
Property Coverage 
For Officers of the Arrned Forces 



Blue Angels flying Tigers 

Since their first flight in June 1946, the Blue Angels, 
U. S. Navy flight demonstration teams, have always chosen 
Grumman fighters in which to perform their incredible precision 
fonnation maneuvers. The newest Blue Angels jet is the FllF-1 supersonic Tiger. 


Bethpage • Long Island • New York 



The Enterprise's Log... 

Participating in 20 of the 22 major 
engagements in the Pacific, the "Big E" 
showed that she could not only deliver 
destruction to the enemy, but take it as 
well — and come out fighting. 

Solomons . . r Midway . . . Marianas 
. . . Leyte Gulf — the Enterprise was there! 

Other Newport News carriers — YORK- 
RANDOLPH also played significant 

roles in gaining victory in the Western 
Pacific. They were great ships, fought by 
gallant men. 

Today, Newport News is building the 
nuclear-propelled successor to the "Big E," 
the 8 6,000 -ton prototype USS ENTER- 
PRISE, as well as four nuclear submarines 
(three fleet ballistic submarines and an 
attack submarine). 

Newport News- built ships... for over 
65 years a Navy tradition. 

Newport 3^ws 

Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company 
Newport News, Virginia 

'The Trident of Neptune is the Sceptre of the World" 



In engineering and manufacturing AMF has ingenuity you can use. 

He smashed the 

Because its energy passes only 
through air, radar can pick up tar- 
gets hundreds of miles away. The 
ocean isn't so cooperative: water 
rapidly absorbs all types of energy. 
How do you breach this barrier to 
produce a really long-range under- 
water surveillance system? 

This AMF Anti-Submarine War- 
fare Specialist set his underwater 
sights on a range far over 100 times 
that of sonar. A conventional instal- 
lation able to accomplish this wonld 
be prohibitively big and expensive. 
So, he came up with a completely 
new method. A 6' x 12' unit puts a 
megawatt of power into the water 
with 100 times the weight efficiency 
of existing techniques and at a frac- 
tion of the cost. The name of this 
new system is amf.\R, for which a 
proposal has now been submitted to 
the Navy for consideration. 

Single Command Concept 

This contribution to the free 
world's defense is one more example 
of AMF's resourcefulness. 

AMF people are organized in a 
single operational uyiit offering a 
wide range of engineering and pro- 
duction capabilities. Its purpose: to 
accept assignments at any stage 
from concept through development, 
production, and service training... 
and to complete them faster. 

• Ground Support Equipment 

• Weapon Systems 

• Undersea Warfare 

• Radar 

• Automatic Handling & Processing 

• Range Instrumentation 

• Space Environmeyit Equipment 

• Nuclear Research & Development 


AMF Building. 261 Madison Avenue, 
New York 16, N. Y 








A lifetime of hunting opportunities awaits you. 
Wherever you're stationed you'll find game — corn 
fed pheasants one year, perhaps Bengal tigers the 
next. Make the most of your chances and you'll 
collect thrills and trophies few millionaires can 

And whatever you're after, be sure to use a 
genuine Winchester. There's a Winchester rifle or 
Winchester shotgun that will make it easier for 
you to take anything from Scottish grouse to a 
charging lion. A Winchester is the choice of sports- 
men wherever there is game to be taken and a 
man to take it. Make a Winchester your choice, too. 






Hundreds of ships, both commercial and military, regularly 
save sailing time and operating expense by receiving weather 
charts by radio with Seafax Recorder Model RRG. This compact 
unit (less than 13 inches high) provides clear, up-to-the-minute 
weather maps without decoding or plotting. Both surface- 
analysis weather maps and forecast sea-condition charts, 
transmitted by radio, at no cost, from a weather central, greatly 
facilitate planning the distribution, routing, speed and em- 
ployment of ships. 

Seafax serves a wide variety of other uses as well as mini- 
mizing the hazards of uncertain seas. It records charts, draw- 
ings, cryptograms, legal documents and tabulated information. 

If shipping is your business, investigate Seafax-one from a 
complete line of outstanding products made by one of the 
pioneer designers and manufacturers of facsimile and radio 
communications equipment and accessories. 

Wesrrex Corporation 


For information, write Comm u n icotions Equipment Dept. 43W 
540 West 58th St., New York 19, N. Y. 
1523 L Street N.W., Washington 5, D. C. 




men of Annapolis 

Collins Radio Company salutes the Naval Academy's Class 
of 1960 — extending to each graduate a sincere "well done." 
Collins is proud of its long association — in both peace and 
war — with the U.S. Navy. Whether aloft, afloat or ashore, 
Collins Electronics serve side by side with the men of the fleet 
to strengthen our nation's sea power. 

Modern weapons such as Navy supersonic aircraft require ultra 
dependable electronic systems, highly specialized for 
communication, navigation and radar identification. Such 
systems must be integrated and adaptable to such varied and 
strenuous requirements as those of the Navy's newest 
jets of today — and tomorrow. 

Collins integrated electronics are custom designed into each 
aircraft, yet they retain the economy of standardized production 
and simplified maintenance because of modular construction. 
These specialized electronic packages are an important part of 
Collins efforts, in co-operation with the U.S. Navy, 
toward greater defense per dollar. 



We salute the Class of 7960 

. . . and are glad to be aboard 


Maryland Kliipliiiildiii;^ & llryiliii^k €om|iaiiy 

Main Office and Plant • Baltimore, Maryland 


Complete Ship Repair 
Facilities . . . 


for Great Lakes and Seaway Vessels. Skilled '/ 
services by qualified craftsmen. Modem equip- 

Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company, Inc. 

PHONE: Sup^ EX 4-7787 SUPERIOR. WlSC. U.S.A. Dul. RA 2-5583 

To each of you Young Officers about to 
embark on your Naval Career go the 
best wishes of 


730 Third Avenue 



Always within banking reach of U.S. Navy men 

Whether you're aboard a trim 
destroyer on Atlantic patrol or based 
at Pearl Harbor, you're never far from 
Hospital Trust — the Navy bank at New- 
port. Officers, bluejackets and WAVES 
find that it's safe, practical and easy to 
bank by mail at Hospital Trust. We're 
as close as your nearest mailbox or 
mail buoy. 

Our extensive background in dealing 
with the financial needs of Navy men 
and their families further assures you of 
better banking service. Take advantage 
of the convenient, diversified services 
offered by Hospital Trust. Open your 
new account by mail today! 

# Personal and Auto Loans 
9 Family Allotment Service 

# Savings Accounts 

# Save-O-Matic (the automatic way to save) 

# CheclcMaster and Regular Checking Accounts 

# Navy Leave Club 


286 Thames Street — 38 Washington Square • Newport, Rhode Island 

Banking Facility at U. S. Naval Station — United States Depositary 
Member Federal Reserve System • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 


Leaders in Missiles / Space Technology — 




The smartest heads 
in the Service Wear 


Lee Uniform Cap Mfg. Cn. 

403 W. Redwood St. 


To the Naval Academy 
Graduating Class: 

On the broad shoulders of you 
young men about to graduate 
from the Naval Academy lies a 
heavy responsibility. 

We feel confident that you will 
perform your duty in keeping 
v^ith the high standard of the 
Naval Academy and the best 
traditions of the Naval Service. 



Put in at Gieves 

Across the Atlantic Gieves is the seasoned sailor's first port of 
coll. Simply sail along Piccadilly and anchor in Old Bond Street. 
For naval uniforms, for tailoring in the tradition of London's West 
End, Gieves will fit you out to perfction. 

Come to Gieves for a unique collection of fine suitings in Cash- 
mere, worsted, and tweed. A present for friends ot home or for 
yourself? What could be better than a length of tweed from 
Gieves? The choice is enormous. Cheviot, Shetland, Harris; tweeds 
from Scotland, England, Ireland. Much of our stock can be seen 
nowhere else. 



Tailors, Hosiers, and Hatters Since 1785 

27 Old Bond Street, London. W I 
Telephone: HYDE Park 2276 






Plymouth Chotham Weymouth 

Edinburgh Bournemouth Bo|(, 

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Londonderry Comberley 

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Moran has the specialized equipment and experience for every type of towing 
problem — harbor, inland water, coastwise or deep sea. Modern Diesel-Electric tugs 
are available to handle assignments anywhere in the world. 





can always count on D1E5EI 
INJECTION Sales & Service to 
when you need fuel injection 
hydraulic governor service. 

Whether it's replacement units 
pair service, you can depenc 

expert, economical service! 





. . . stay beautiful 

Interlux Finishes have everything ... beauty, 
lasting protection, ease of application and 
extreme durability. Formulated for marine 
use, they resist wear and weather and con 
be scrubbed as clean as a porcelain dish. 
The yachtsman who finds them so satisfactory 
for his topsides, decks, spars, bright work and 
interiors, will also find them outstanding for use in bathrooms and 
kitchens and on woodwork, porch floors and furniture. 

Internalional Paint Company. Inc. 

21 West St , New York 6, N. Y. 
S. Linden Ave., S. San Francisco, Cal. 
96 Dunlawton Blvd., Doytona Beoch, Flo. 




Silverware • Watches • Diamonds • Jewelry 

21 Maiden Lane, New York 38, N. Y. 
COrtlandt 7-4590 

Wherever you may be ... if you have need of our services . . . we stand ready to be helpful. 




"Tlw S('rvice-A( (uii'uiy Prep" 

Established 1909 
Washington 9, D. C. 

Especially For You.. 

A life ifiMirance service excliisi\ely for officers, 
future officers and their families; 

^ A Personal Affairs Service in Washington to 
assist you or \()iir beneficiary; 

Premiums payable by allotment at onc iucUili 
annual rate, also available later in civilian life; 

Policy loans available immediately without note 
or polic}' endorsement; 

Up to SI, 500 a\ailable by wire in event of 
death on acti\e duty; 

^ A\iation coNerage to fit \(>ur indi\idual flving 
needs with extra premium refunded if grounded 
90 days or more; 

The best policies a\ailable to \()u an\\\here 
including the j^opular l AMILY PROTiiCTOR 

More than $350,000,000 of Life Insurance in 

I(>-'."> KYK srKJ-:ET. N W. 


Cleveland Diesel Engine 




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•nflVRL ARCHITECTS • ITl ft R 1 n E 


New York 

New York 6, N. Y. 
WHitehall 3-2870 


Philadelphia, Pa. 
WAInut 5-1755 

Cable: Henrycoinc 

MUrray Hill 4-5170 



2 Park Avenue • New York 


We offer to the ANNAPOLIS graduates 
regulation swords with STAINLESS 
STEEL and CHROMIUM blades which 
we FIRST originated for the Marine 
Corps and which have proven very 
successful because of their iong-wear- 
ing and rust-proof* features. 













Marine Consultauts and 
Operators of Ocean-Going Tankers 

Rear Admiral H. A. Flanigan, DSN (Ret.) S. C. Loveland, Jr. 



America's Favorite 

fashioned by 


CRUSH IT . . . 



IT . . . 

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Sales Offices. NEW YORK and CHICAGO 


Easily selected at your Navv Kxclianpe hv (■()ii--ultin(; 
BENNETT HHO'lUKH'S HI. IE HOOK illu-tralinp 
lhousalul^ of ux'ful arlicles. 

Order throiipli your Navy Exchanpe Offirer or ~uliiiiil 
your individual order direct. Either way will lie phidlN 


Constant service for over 50 years 
18,^ Fifth Avenue 30 East Adams Street 













Ask your Battalion Supply Officer or Ship's Service to show 



Maryland Hotel Supply Co. 

LExington 9-7055 






Ruskin once wrote: 

"There is hardly anything in the world 
that some man cannot make a little 
worse and sell a little cheaper, and the 
people who consider price only are this 
man's lawful prey." 









SINCE 1892 




Established in 1805 


of Annapolis 

2015 West Street, Annapolis 
5 Church Circle, Annapolis Shopping Center, Severna Park, Md. 


Member of Federal Reserve • Member of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 

To the Naval Academy Class of I960: 

The twilight of your Academy days is at hand . . . the dawn of a new 
future looms ahead for each of you in the Class of I960. That future 
holds in its timeless hands a grave responsibility as well as a golden 
opportunity for service. We know that each of you will fulfill your 
tour of duty in the glorious tradition of the Navy. Good luck and 
smooth sailing! 








A lionatide non-profit organization 
for the advancement of Engineer- 
ing, Conducted by Naval officers. 

Much of a Naval officer's career is Engineering. A vital 
factor for maximum efficiency in this most important work is 
familiarity with the state of the Art. Membership in this So- 
ciety will be of great help in keeping abreast of Engineering 
at all times. 

Annual dues $7.50. No initiation fee. No additional charge 
to members for quarterly Journal, a recognized authority in 

bership at one half the regular dues, effective for one year 
after graduation. 

Send application to Secretary-Treasurer 


Rm. 1004, 1012 14th St., N.W., 

Washington 5, D. C. 

Sets On 



Continental Motors ror poration 




Plants at 




Merritt Chapman & Scott 


a century of pioneering . . . 

Merrilt-Chapman & Scott is now at the century mark in its years of service dedicated to 
progress on the seas. During the past 100 years, its maritime activities iiave broadened from 
those of marine salvage to include floating derrick operations and marine construction of 
every type. Wherever you see the famous Black Horse flag . . . "your confidence is justified 
where this flag flies." 

New York, N. Y. : Cleveland, Ohio; 
Chicago. 111.; Philadelphia. Pa.; 
Key West. Fla.; Kingston, Jamaica, 
I. : Toronto. Ontario. 

York. N. Y.; Key West, Fla.; 
Kingston. Jamaica, W. I. DER- 
RICK BASES: New York, N. Y., 
and Philadelphia. Pa. CON- 
York. N. Y.; Cleveland. Ohio; 
Chicago, III.; Toronto, Canada. 


on Five out of Five 

For the finest, nothing but the finest in design, engineering, 
construction and equipment. 

What's aboard the TRITON, the nation's fifth nuclear powered 
submarine in the way of instruments to indicate and record 
temperature, pressure and humidity? 

Weksler. . . just as it's Weksler on the Nautilus, Sea Wolf, Skate 
and Sk-ipjack. We're proud of the distinction and of our contri- 
bution to the nation's defense, and just as proud of our 
instruments for earning for us this honor. 

Write today for our condensed bulletin of Weksler instruments. 

I Photograph Courtestt of Electric Boat Company 

kVVEKSLE^J Div. General Du naixics Corporation 


Some Darling Products That 
Carry the Above Trade Mark: 


Iron Body, Bronze, Cast 
Steel, Stainless Steel and 
Special Alloys. 



for Automatic or Nuclear Service. 

Manufactured by 

Williamsport, Pennsylvania 






"Pioneers in Compact Power" ® 

40-50 Leonard Street 
New York 13, New York 


Manufacturers of compact, lightweight YARDNEY SILVERCEL and 



Nashville, Tenn. New Orleans. La. Columbus, Ga. 

Cable Address 


PLaza 1-3172 




87 City Park Avenue 

Manufacturers of 



Now in 5 Wall Thicknesses 

Vm". Va . y,", Vi" & 3/4" 


Rubatex tubing easily Installed on any fluid lines requiring tempera- 
ture consistency and/or condensation resistance where service conditions 
are moderate. 

Closed cell structure will not absorb moisture — keeps pipes dry — 
eliminates any need for additional vapor barrier — has excellent 
weather-aging characteristics plus unusually good thermal insulation 

Div. of Great American Industries. Inc. 
Bedford, Virginia 


Laboratory, Production, and Service Test Equipment 

Laboratory, Production, and 
Service Test Equipment 

Write jar Catalog 


Sweeping Oscillators 
Impedance .Match Indicators 
Spectrum Analyzers 
Random Noise Generators 
Pulse Carrier Generators 
Pulse Generators 
Gain or Loss Measuring 

Signal Generators 
Fourier Analvzcrs for Transient 
and Steady State Signals 

Variable Time Delay at Audio 

Sona-Stretcher for Doubling 

I iine Duration 
I V, FM, Radar UHF Sweeping 

Q- Measurement 
Crystal and Variable Market 

I V Picture and Sound Generator 

(Black and White and Color) 



Greetings and Good Wishes to the 
Officers and Men of our Naval Shipyards 
and to you young officers about to join them. 


Manufacturers of 
Baco Moulded Cable Packing 


NEW YORK 16, N. Y. 

and Best Wishes 
to the Class of '60 


New York 59, New York 

Manufacturers and Designers of: 

Seat Belts 
Cargo and Missile Ty-Down Gear 
Special Ty-Down Equipment 

Aircraft Radio Corporation 





Builders of Industrial Equipment 









Quincy, Mass. 


Staten Island, N. Y. 


Sparrows Point, Md. 


Beaumont, Texas 


San Francisco, Calif. 



Boston Yard 


Brooklyn 27th Street Yard 
Brooklyn 56th Street Yard 
Hoboken Yard 
Staten Island Yard 


Baltimore Yard 


Beaumont Yard 

(Beaumont, Texas) 


San Francisco Yard 


San Pedro Yard 

General Offices: 25 Broadway, New York 4, N. Y. 

On Ihe Pacific Coosf shipbuilding and ship repairing are performed by the 
Shipbuilding Division of Bethlehem "acific Coast Steel Corporation 

Proudly Serving 
the U.S. Navy... 

SINCE 1928 

Smithway Port- 
able Submersible 
Damage Control 

A. O. Smith sup- 
plies these units 
in bronze or alu- 
minum construc- 
tion for lir,, 20S, 
220, or 440 Volts 
A.C. and 11.5 or 
230 Volts D.C. 

Through research 

a better uay 





Manufacturers of Uniform Fabrics 
Since 1S63 




Engineering Construction 
Sand • Gravel • Stone 
Blast Furnace Slag 
Pre-mixed Concrete 







Used All Over the World on Ships, 
in Air and Ground Installations 

Over a Quar+er of a Century 
of Dependability 

Progressive Research 



Owners of Rider-Ericsson Engine Co.; Founded by Capt. John Ericsson, 1842 

Pressure and Temperature Regulators 

Walden, New York 

WALDEN 2-450! 



We believe that peaceful co-existence is best maintained by being too tough to tackle 



Designers of Explosive Processing Plants 
and Explosion Resistant Structures 

Builders and Operators of Ordnance Facilities 


Best Wishes 


New York 4, N. Y. 


Philadelphia 6, Pa. 

Baltimore 2, Md. 




Carbon Steel 
and Alloy 

to COMMERCIAL and Navy 



Phone: Pioneer 4-0700 

Designers and Manufacturers of 

For the United States Navy 


Springfield, Illinois 


Congratulations, Class of 1960 


This certificate on every Creighton 
Shirt and Trouser unconditionally guarantees 
your complete satisfaction. Available 
throughout the world at Navy Exchanges 
and Uniform dealers. 


Uniform Shirts & Trousers 





*off standard rales, 

Automobile Insurance! 

USAA offers increased savings on automobile insurance 

available to active and retired officers. 

USAA organized in 1922 is a non-profit insurance association 

managed and directed by active and retired 

officers of the U. S. Armed Services. 

Over 350,000 members now enjoy liberal savings on 

automobile, comprehensive personal liability, 

and household and personal effects insurance. 

To save costs, selling is by mail. 

Write today for details. 



Dept. L-4 USAA Building, 4119 Broadway, San Antonio 9, Texas 

Tee ^^'^^ 




























"'^ J 940°'"^ for 



Our "stars and stripes'' banking 
services are designed to serve you while still at the Academy 
or follow you around the globe. For information, write, care Scranton 1, Pa. 

★ ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ 



Mi-mher Federal Deposit I nsurance Corporation 



A complete line of higher 
quality petroleum 
■products for the motorist, 
for Industry, for 
Farm, HojYie 
and Defense. 


of Maryland 

One of Maryland's largest banks offering 
complete banking facilities. 

Checking Accounts 
Savings Accounts 
Safe Deposit Boxes 
Automobile Loans 

Business Loans 
Mortgage Loans 
Personal Loans 
Travelers Checks 

Member Federal Deposit 
Insurance Corporation 

General Depository for the 
Treasurer of the United States 

1700 Block West St. 

Church Circle & Glouchester St. 



Class of 1960 

Jeweled with diamonds and 
colored precious stones 

at moderate prices 

Samples on display in Annapolis at 

Tilghman Company 

44 State Circ e 
Please write for folder with prices 


Jewelers . . . Silversmiths . . . Stationers 

Philadelphia 7, Pa. 



GO'S., INC. 

Cotton Garment Manufacturers 
1900 - 1960 

Danville, Virginia 

To the 
Class of '60 

Our heartfelt congratulations and best 
wishes on your graduation . . . and 
through the years to come. 

We invite you to join the thousands of 
officers who are served exclusively by 
Federal Services. 

• Founded by former service- 
men in 1924 

• Serving officers of the U. S. 
Armed Forces wherever sta- 

• Pioneers in world-wide auto- 
mobile financing 

• Signature loans by airmail 
around the world 



839 17th Street, N.W. 
Washington 6, D. C. 

Makers of Top Quality 


Empire State Building 


Compliments of 



SUPPLIERS OF Drawing Instruments 
Slide Rules 
Drafting Machines 
General Drawing Equipment 



Marine Condensers and Ejectors — Deck Machinery — Steering Gears 
Centrifugal, Axial and Mixed Flow Pumps — Steam Condensers 
Steam Ejector Type Vacuum Pumps 
Steam Jet Vacuum Refrigerating Equipment 




General Offices.- 
Niagara Falls, New York 

Sales Offices: 
Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Chicago 
and Detroit 

Producers of Ferro Alloys and Metals 

Planfs at: 

Niagara Falls, New York, Charleston, 
South Carolina, Calvert City, Kentucky 




Officers and 
Midshipman examine 
"Bailey Board" 
which controls 
combustion and 
feed water 

Marine Boiler Controls 

1. Improve Maneuverability 

2. Preverit Smoke 

3. Protect Personnel and Equipment 

4. Insure Fuel Economy 

5. Carry on alone during emergencies 


Cc-ntle>Cx ^ Sttutrc PLiLritx. 



ease forward me 
the amount due, after deducting 
the expenses . . . ^ 

On Decemljer 4, 1865, Ri^^s & Company received tke (ore^oin^ 
request from its lon^-time customer DAVID G. FARRAGUT. 
ror more tk an a century tlie RIGGS t ankin^ tradition kas proudly 
served "tke Navy" from Waskington. Tke olde st typewritten document 
in our files is a letter signed ky tke revered . . . GEORGE BANCROFT. 
At kome or akroad, we kelieve you will find it easier to advance your 
financial affairs ky tke use of tke time-konored 'RIGGS ckeck'. 



MemLer Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation • MemLer Federal Reserve System 


Navy Department 
Washington 25, D. C. 

Organized July 28, 1879 
All Midshipmen Noiv Eligible 

Protection in Force— Over $190,000,000 

Assets— Over $40,000,000 


When Preble 
humbled the 
Barbary pirates . . . 

Crosse & Blackwell 

was almost a century old! 

In 1804 Crosse and Blackwell's 
chefs had 98 years of experience 
to draw upon. Skilled modern 
chefs, successors to those who 
began Crosse & Blackwell's tra- 
dition 250 years ago, are making 
foods for you, today . . . foods 
as fine as any man, seaman or 
landlubber, ever ate! 

Crosse & Blackwell Co. 

Fine Foods Since 1706 


Mam Propulsion 
and All Gears 

for the 
World's Finest 








The future Officers who will command and oper- 
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Merriam Company. G&C - 679 

Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corp. 660 

Meyer, Inc., N. S 656 

Mobile Oil Company 689 

Moore-McCormick Lines __ 683 

Moran Towing & Transporation Co. — . 654 

Navy Mutual Aid Association 670 

NaV\' Times 686 

Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry 

Dock Company _ 644 

Norris Candy Company 685 

North American Aviation. Inc. 695 

North Carolina Granite Corporation 692 

Northeastern Pennsylvania National 

Bank & Trust Company 666 

Northern Ordnance. Inc 671 

Northrop Corporation 690 

Olin Mathieson /Winchester-Western 646 

Ohio Steel Foundry 677 

Oman-Farnsworth-Wright 661 

Peerless Uniform Company 673 

Personal Planning Associates 699 

Philco Corporation 610 

Pittsburgh Metalurgical 669 

Pontine Motor Division 691 

Radio Corporation of America 630 

Reed's Sons, Jacob 622-623 

Reis & Company, Robert 668 

Rhode Island Hospital Trust Co. 650 

Riggs National Bank of Washington. 

D. C. . 670 

Royal Restaurant 698 

Rubatex Division. Great Amer. 

Industries . 661 
Ruggles-Klingerman Manufacturing Co. 698 
Russell Transport Company 650 
Sangamo Electric Company 665 
Seamen's Bank for Savings 687 
Selby-Battersby & Company 67 1 

Sinclair Refining C(>m])any 676 
Smith Corporation. A. 0. . 663 

Spaulding & Bros.. A. G 672 

Spence Engineering Company. Inc. 6(>\ 
Sperry Gyroscope Company 620 
Sprague Electronic Company 681 
Stetson Shoe Company. Inc. . 619 

Stock Construction C()rp()>''ti<)n 669 

Strong Electric Corporation 661 

Sullivan School 682 

Sun Shipbuilding & Drvdock Co. 662 

Taylor Publishing Company 640 

Technical Material Corporation 652 

Telephonies Corporation 679 

Temco Aircraft 633 

Texas Instruments, Inc 617. 683 

Tilghman Company 682 

Tioga Pipe Companv 665 
Todd Shipyards Corporation . 686 

United Services Automobile Asso 666 

United Services Life Insurance Co. 655 

United States Naval Institute 615 

United States Rubber 637 

United States Steel 641 

Universal Terminal & Stevedoring 

Corporation 665 

Valvoline Oil Company 677 

Van Nostrand Company, Inc., D 679 

Vickers, Inc 675 

Weksler Instrument Corporation 660 

Wembley, Inc 657 

Westinghouse-Baltimore 687 

Westinghouse Electric Corporation . 697 
Westrex Corporation ( Facsimile 

Section) 647 

Wheeler Manufacturing Co.. C. H. 669 

Woodward & Lothrop 681 

Worthington Mower Company 653 

Yardney Electric Corporation 660 

Zodiac Watch Agency — 672 





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